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Rebuilding the Base: Lessons from Four California Communities' Efforts to Reuse Closed Military Installations, a new report by the Partnership, reveals how communities are devastated by base closures and are often unable to replace the number or quality of jobs lost.
This Land is Our Land
The history of privatization of our public resources in this country is shameful and shortsighted. Whether maintaini
By Pam Fendt, GJLN Executive Director
April 14th marked the latest Campaign for Responsible Development (CRD) action that included a rally and march around City Hall and the delivery of more than 1,800 postcards calling on the Mayor of Denver to ensure that community benefits are a part of the redevelopment of Union Station, the city’s regional light rail and transit hub. More than 130 supporters participated in the action. The passionate words of grassroots leaders were captured in
In April, the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to approve a landmark policy that ensures that low income workers and their communities benefit from the construction jobs created by city redevelopment projects.
Last month, community, labor and faith leaders came together to call for the City of San Jose to assure that it is truly building a better airport – by ensuring a living wage, establishing increased oversight of subcontractors, and guaranteeing the highest quality, most skilled employees serving the airport’s millions of annual passengers.
By Kate O’Hara, EBASE Community Benefits Program Director
By Tom Hoffman, Pittsburgh UNITED Executive Director
Our Movement is Growing! And Go Pittsburgh!
Many of you joined us at the Good Jobs First conference in Baltimore for two packed days of CB
By Mark Spadafore, SANE Executive Director
On Thursday, March 27th, the Syracuse Alliance for a New Economy (SANE) co-sponsored a hearing o