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Your community probably has a property tax of between 1% and 2% of value annually. This has the economic impact of a 10% to 20% sales tax on construction labor and materials. Reducing the property tax rate applied to building... (More)

Paul CorderStrong Towns Member
City of Lebanon, TN Planning Director

I think Historic Preservation works best when it preserves examples of historic buildings and neighborhoods but not every historic building or neighborhood. Hopefully the community has had this conversation about what should be preserved. Is the building in a Historic... (More)

I think we wound up talking about this, but either way.... I did a bike ride with Duluth's mayor, who does follow Strong Towns, is an active cyclists, and whom I like. Obviously there is always room for improvement and... (More)