Monthly Archives: June 2017

Looking for Progress: Connecting Opportunity to Economic Development in Lake County

By Carolyn Saxton, President & CEO, Legacy Foundation As part of our ongoing work exploring the lessons and recommendations offered in Looking for Progress in America’s Smaller Legacy Cities: A Report for Place-based Funders, we asked some of the participants … Continue reading

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Peer City Tool and 500 Cities Data: Mapping Trends and Challenges Among Peer Cities

Originally posted May 16, 2017 on Community Commons by Andria Caruthers The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (FRBC) recently introduced the Peer City Identification Tool. The tool identifies peer or “sister” cities that are experiencing similar trends and challenges in … Continue reading

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