It’s the Little Things

Want to better your community but don’t know where to start? Enter It’s the Little Things: a Strong Towns podcast that gives you the wisdom and encouragement you need to take the small yet powerful actions that can make your city or town stronger.

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Ben Harrison—Strong Towns member and citizen of Lloydminster in Alberta, Canada—shares his experience serving on Lloydminster's citizen advisory committee for the City's Downtown Area Redevelopmen...
August 14, 2019
Regina Portillo—Executive Director at City Makery in Laredo, Texas—shares how you can partner with local government to create and foster ideas for your community, including how to encourage people...
August 7, 2019
Thor Erickson—longtime leader in the neighborhood and civic nonprofit sector—shares how you can use nonprofits to build strong neighborhoods in your own community, including how to find your uniqu...
July 31, 2019
Jordan Deffenbaugh and Jim Hodapp—primary organizers of Strong Towns' most impactful Local Conversations—share how you can use your observations and passions to build neighborhood-boosting communi...
July 24, 2019
Andy Diaz—founder at Urban Acres in Peoria, Illinois—shares how you can use local food to build community in your neighborhood, including how to find the right investment for your neighborhood, ho...
July 17, 2019
Greta McLain—Artistic Director at GoodSpace Murals, a Minneapolis-based organization that promotes community development through public art—shares how you can use public art to build community in ...
July 10, 2019
Rafa Wright—Detroit native, community leader, and soon-to-be owner of a new, Detroit-based neighborhood grocery—shares how you can make neighborhood-led investments in your community, including ho...
July 3, 2019
Ed Morrison—author of Strategic Doing: Ten Skills for Agile Leadership—shares how city leaders can grow their economies by fostering collaboration on a local level, including how to find existing ...
June 12, 2019
Paul Fast—Principal Architect at HCMA, a Canadian architecture and design firm—discusses its More Awesome Now project and how listeners can revive neglected alleyways in their own neighborhoods, i...
June 5, 2019
In this special member drive episode of It's the Little Things, Community Builder Jacob Moses converses with Kevin Leier—social studies teacher at Rugby High School—plus three of his students abou...
May 23, 2019

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