Health & Economic Development Resource

Dear Colleagues, NYAM has developed the attached document to help explain the links between economic development and health outcomes, and to assist individuals participating in the Regional Economic Development Councils. We hope it is useful. Please feel free to distribute it. We hope to have it up on soon.

Health & Economic Development

Other Resources:

Shape Your World in North Carolina is pointing out that the Irene cleanup may also be a good time to reassess land use in our communities. You may want to see their resources at: 

And you might be interested in this recent NPR story, which includes a nice example of how investing in a park & skating rink downtown has helped Greenville, SC stay afloat during the recession:



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