Deb and Jim Fallows discuss the Our Towns journey with Brett Hollenbeck on 'The Impact Code' podcast.
Research and history suggest that local action is more powerful than many people believe.
Residents, coaches, reporters discuss local-level community revitalization initiative at Jefferson Educational Society Global Summit event.
Data from the project will document savings and could help get more funding for solar energy in neighborhoods that have historically been left behind.
A tree grower joins forces with a local organization to replant some of the trees lost in Kentucky during tornadoes of late 2021.
Roadside solar fields across the country could power up to 12 million electric vehicles.
The Our Towns team looks back at the stories of local-level ideas that are driving and inspiring renewal nationwide.
A continued look back at the stories of local-level ideas that are driving and inspiring renewal nationwide.
A look back at some of the stories of local-level ideas that are driving and inspiring renewal nationwide.
When community members can't, or don't, or won't, go to town halls to attend local government meetings, some local elected officials have found a way to go to their constituents.
“Reimagine Rural” from the Brookings Institution showcases communities across America that are in the midst of renewal.
National division might grab headlines, but the story of uniting citizens through service in California is growing.
With volatility being an integral part of farming, electric ag equipment could bring some predictability to farmers’ energy use and consumption, say experts.
Feeding, sustaining, and building community in Kershaw, South Carolina through KARE.
At-risk youth in North Carolina hold the keys to flipping a decommissioned prison into a sustainable farm and community asset.
A train depot that’s a museum. A bank branch building that’s become a library. Another former bank that is serving as an early education center. Here is how this South Carolina town is repurposing buildings of the past to build up its future.