Small scale, big results: asset-based micro-planning in Youngstown, Ohio

Article by Luke Telander on the Community Progress blog:


What if the next big thing in blight elimination is to think small?

Staff at the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation (YNDC) think that just might be the case.

They have even coined a new term to describe their strategy: asset-based micro-planning. “We made the term up,” said YNDC Executive Director Ian Beniston about micro-planning.

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