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This is the second piece in a three-part series about pensions and healthcare. Each piece will include insights gained at different state municipal league meetings across the country. Find the first installment here.

The National League…

Healthy older couple
Healthy older couple
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In his address at Harvard University’s 2017 commencement ceremony, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said, “Change starts local. Even global changes start small — with people like us.” This concept neatly encapsulates the work that AARP is doing to…

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Meeting
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The Village of Shorewood, Wisconsin established a framework to help serve residents of all ages beginning in 1999. The impetus for these actions can be summed up by one resident, Lynn Sager, who upon retirement knew she'd need…

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In 2015 Salem joined the AARP and WHO’s network of Age-Friendly Communities, a global coalition of over 300 cities, towns, villages, and counties, all committed to planning and working to make their community a great place for all ages…

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Cities are now five years into a demographic change that will impact nearly every family in America from now until well beyond 2030. In the face of this change, how can city leaders meet the challenge of connecting available resources to the…

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This is a guest post written by Paul H. Irving, President, Milken Institute.

This month, the Milken Institute’s Best Cities for Successful Aging Advisory Committee will ask mayors across the nation to sign a pledge that promises to…

Best Cities for Successful Aging
Best Cities for Successful Aging