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Press Coverage of "Revitalizing America's Smaller Legacy Cities"

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Last week Greater Ohio Policy Center, in partnership with the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, published our latest report, “Revitalizing America’s Smaller Legacy Cities: Strategies for Postindustrial Success from Gary to Lowell”. In the report, GOPC’s Torey Hollingsworth and Alison Goebel examine the trajectories of 24 smaller legacy cities across 7 states from 2000 to 2015 and identify strategies that are contributing to progress in these small to mid-sized legacy cities.

Since its release, the report has garnered attention from media outlets, city practitioners, and fellow researchers alike. Below is a wrap-up of the media coverage of the report to date.

Read the the Columbus Dispatch op-ed written by report co-author, Torey Hollingsworth, on investing in Ohio's legacy cities. 
 

Press Coverage:

Report Looks at Revitalization, Reinvestment Strategies for Smaller Legacy Cities
Hannah News Network 9/6/2017

The Overlooked Cities of the Rust Belt
CityLab.com
9/5/2017

State of Labor: Compared to nation, Ohio jobs grow more slowly
Dayton Daily News
9/5/2017

3 Keys to Revival in Small Cities
RIS Media
9/4/2017

Report: Lancaster city's revitalization is model for other small cities
Lancaster Online
9/1/2017

Report Outlines Ways for Smaller Legacy Cities to Grow
Builder Online
9/29/2017

Albany a post-industrial success story, study finds
Albany Times Union
- 8/29/2017

How the Economy Has Changed in 24 Small Legacy Cities in the U.S.
Next City
- 8/29/2017

Report lays out strategies to revitalize smaller legacy cities
Business Insider
- 8/29/2017