All of the Knight Soul of the Community videos are now available with Spanish subtitles. View the short film explaining resident attachment and the program findings videos for eight of our Knight communities on our new Vimeo album: http://www.vimeo.com/album/1511914.
By Neal Peirce of Citiwire.net, Nov. 25, 2010:© 2010 Washington Post Writers Group
Could it be? That there’s a smarter way for cities and towns to bolster their local economies and tax bases?
We know the old and familiar way — grant tax subsidies or other special favors to nail down new office or factory prospects. Local tax bases take a hit and all taxpayers end up subsidizing the favored businesses.