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Community & Housing

Cities today face varying challenges with housing and creating welcoming neighborhoods for their demographically diverse residents. NLC offers resources and tools to help you cultivate communities that not only meet the needs of your diverse residents, but welcome them and offer a sense of place.

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  • Press Release

Throughout the City of Mesa, Ariz., volunteers help improve the lives of citizens. In addition to the tangible and intangible benefits of helping neighbors, rehabilitating a home or working with the fire department, volunteer hours in Mesa…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Press Release



Irvine, Calif., recently unveiled a new complex of 60 permanent, affordable homes, the first to be built in partnership with the recently founded Irvine Community Land Trust (ICLT). The Doria Apartment Homes were developed and…

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Press Release
  • CitiesSpeak

The term new urbanism brings about visions of the constructed reality of Truman Burbank—played by actor Jim Carey in the 1998 Hollywood movie, The Truman Show.  The movie depicts Burbank’s fabricated made-for-TV life in his made-for-TV small…