Ensuring that all people along transit corridors, including low-income people, have the opportunity to affordably access jobs, housing, health clinics, childcare, and other essential services.
on Oct 2, 2014
Living Cities commissioned research to explore the potential of bike-share, car-share and ride-share to help low-income people access opportunity.
on Sep 9, 2014
Our President and CEO Ben Hecht shares some of the biggest lessons from the first three years of our signature Integration Initiative that aims to catalyze systems change to improve the lives of low income people in US cities.
on Sep 8, 2014
Learn more about our investments through our impact investing vehicle, the Catalyst Fund.
on Apr 8, 2014
The following case studies highlight a number predevelopment pitfalls faced in Equitable Transit Oriented Development (ETOD) projects. These case-studies are part of a larger report on bringing Equitable TOD projects to fruition.
on Apr 7, 2014
Living Cities commissioned William Fleissig of Communitas Development and Ian Carlton of ICRC to help determine how equitable TOD stakeholders can avoid or overcome the complications that emerge during the predevelopment phase.
We commissioned William Fleissig of Communitas Development and Ian Carlton of ICRC to write a paper for stakeholders involved in making the critical decisions that drive equitable transit-oriented development to learn from what has worked - and not …
on Jun 7, 2013
This webinar describes how the Partnership for Sustainable Communities has broken down structural barriers to collaboration at the federal and local levels, helping to align significant federal dollars towards sustainable development approaches and …
on Apr 11, 2013
This paper is our strategic assessment of the Partnership for Sustainable Communities and its impact in helping to break down silos, commissioned by Living Cities and conducted by the Urban Institute.
on Apr 10, 2013
Key lessons on financing equitable transit-oriented development (TOD) in four regions - Atlanta, Denver, Minneapolis-St. Paul and the San Francisco Bay Area.
on Dec 4, 2012
This document outlines our research agenda and framework for illuminating the political, social, cultural, and financial elements that create capacity for the effective deployment of investment capital in under-served communities.
on Apr 21, 2011
This document profiles 10 cities--Living Cities grantees-- working to create building energy retrofit systems at scale.
Key highlights from the 2011 Sustainable Communities Boot Camp, “From Transaction to Transformation," covering key findings and potential future directions for sustainable community development.
on Apr 15, 2011
Living Cities supports The Partnership for Regional Opportunity in Minneapolis-St.Paul as part of The Integration Initiative. This profile offers an early overview of the Minneapolis-St.Paul initiative.
on Apr 14, 2011
Our Resource Guide for Local Leaders showcases initiatives across the country whose promising practices reflect the components of the sustainable regional development framework, developed through the work of the Sustainable Communities Partnership a…
on Apr 7, 2011
What can be done to catalyze equitable and sustainable transit-oriented development (TOD)?
This report is our effort to showcase and support the innovative ways in which cities are creating an equitable green economy. It is based on conversations with the brightest thinkers in the field, and the findings from our survey of 40 of the count…
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