On the Front Lines and the Front Page

As the Network has partnered with cities across the country, local and national press has taken notice, frequently writing about the Network’s approach and impact.

We can address the link between fiscal and physical health in cities

Using city-level health metrics, the City Health Dashboard helps local leaders address the connection between their community's health and economic competitiveness.

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One of the “Most Miserable Cities” in the U.S. Mounts a Comeback

Through research and collaboration, the Network is bringing hope to struggling cities and helping them chart a course to financial recovery.

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Connecting Data to Action: Tools for Building Cross-Sector Partnerships

The City Health Dashboard provides city leaders, urban planners, policymakers, community organizations and other stakeholders with an array of regularly updated city- and neighborhood-level data to support health and sustainability-related decision-making

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Elmwood Park Zoo parking expansion gets go-ahead from Norristown council

Gordon Mann of the National Resource Network presented Council with a 5-year financial plan outlining possible ways for the municipality to balance its budget, enhance economic competitiveness and build a solid budgetary foundation for the future.

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Gary mayor details ‘recovery plan’ in State of the City

"The good news is we have a plan," said Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, when discussing how the city's crushing $17 million structural deficit is no easy fix.

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An agenda for forgotten cities

Network Director David Eichenthal outlines the need for the federal government to focus on strategies for economically challenged small and mid-size cities.

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