This resource guide complements the Sustainable Communities Boot Camp, an intensive peer-learning session for teams of senior government officials and their key partners from 13 regions that have been awarded grants under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant Program. It showcases initiatives across the country whose promising practices reflect the components of the sustainable regional development framework.

Our Resource Guide for Local Leaders showcases initiatives across the country whose promising practices reflect the components of the sustainable regional development framework.

The Guide synthesizes the best informational resources available to practitioners—studies, reports and articles that are most likely to help them create sustainable communities and regions.

The Guide also presents a a four-point framework for sustainable and equitable community development, informed by dozens of the nation’s leading practitioners, providers of technical assistance and capacity building services, and philanthropic investors.

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Resource Document: Sustainable Communities Boot Camp: Highlights
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