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"Defying the Odds: Sustainability in Small and Rural Places"

This briefing paper from the ICMA Center for Sustainable Communities provides short case studies and lessons from small communities working to protect the environment in the face of many challenges.

While sustainability efforts of big cities like New York and Chicago have received publicity, thousands of small towns struggle to protect the environment and their communities. Smaller municipalies with less money are less likely to enact sustainability policies, and this paper highlights small communities that have successfully undertook sustainability efforts.

"Defying the Odds: Sustainability in Small and Rural Places"

Posted in Green Development, Rural Community Development

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