Here is a project that was born in the workshop we did in Wichita in April. They just recently launched it and the website. Well done Wichita!
A fun city ritual and tradition - UFOs in Exeter!
EXETER, N.H. (AP) — They say a lightning strike started a fire in the Exeter, New Hampshire, town hall that caused the cancellation of a UFO festival the first year it was hosted by the local Kiwanis Club.
Apparently my home town is not too friendly. I would strongly disagree. Interesting thing about the list is that all of the 'unfriendly' cities are tourist heavy cities. Part of the challenge with tourist based experiences is that one grumpy local can completely taint a visitor's experience. Yet the fact that all of these cities remain tourist destinations indicates that the vast majority of people have positive experiences when they visit.
Travel + Leisure put together their 2015 list of the World's Unfriendliest Cities and THREE Florida cities make the list.
Positive trend for the Rust Belt. I think it has a lot to do with a sense of opportunity in these cities and feeling like you can make a difference.
Cities like Pittsburgh and Detroit are attracting more highly educated people.
Last week's look back at Hurricane Katrina got me thinking about the unique role that we as citizens play in making and rebuilding our cities.
Congratulations to my friends in Richmond, Indiana for being named the best small city in Indiana by 101 USA.http://101usa.com/top-20-small-cities-in-indiana/20/
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