Sustainable Communities

Sustainable communities are communities planned, built or modified to promote sustainable living. They tend to focus on environmental sustainability (including development and agriculture) and economic sustainability. Sustainable communities can focus on sustainable urban infrastructure and/or sustainable municipal infrastructure. (Photo: Flickr)

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California city plans to pay needy residents

Pinewood Forrest: A new kind of company town takes root outside Atlanta

America's largest urban farm takes root in Pittsburgh

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