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Day #061: The Four Cemeteries at Evergreen

The contrast between Civil War cemeteries in Richmond and The Four Cemeteries at Evergreen raises questions about how we tell the story of this city.

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Day #060: Bike share for Richmond2015

Richmond 2015 is exactly one year away! What small steps can RVA take to be the best version of itself before riding on to the world’s stage?

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Day #059: The competition between recycling and refuse

City refuse collection is excellent. In fact, it’s so good that it’s limiting recycling buy-in.

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Day #058: Tax land, not property

Why tax productive behavior when taxing humanity’s land has so many benefits?

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Day #057: Keep BRT rapid

Plans can get watered down over the course of four years. Richmond can learn some lessons from failed BRT projects.

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Day #056: Meaningful computer education

Economic mobility is a big problem in Richmond. Education could be the silver bullet, but one component is lagging significantly.

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Day #055: City employee residency initiatives

Residency requirements are bad for attracting talent, but a residency-specific housing stipend could extract many of the same benefits without the cost.

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Day #054: RVA retirement

Two groups are fueling urban renewal: young urban professionals and empty nested baby-boomers.

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Day #053: Adopted pocket parks

Crowdsourcing can trick citizens into putting “We the People” back into government.

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Day #052: Protected bike lanes

Motorists are one party who stand to benefit the most from protected bike lanes.

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