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Living for the City

Nov 27, 2017

In a wrap-up session at the end of an 18-month of field work, four participating cities report out on their work to invest in low-income city residents while financing public infrastructure

Pittsburgh, Saint Paul, the District of Columbia and San Francisco - field-tested collaborative approaches to paying for things...


Oct 1, 2016

Three cities – Philadelphia, Louisville and Nashville – have served as laboratories of behavioral science, human-centered design and public entrepreneurship for the last several years as part of the City Accelerator, an initiative of Living Cities and the Citi Foundation to improve the lives of low-income urban...


Oct 1, 2016

The second in a special series of three pop-up podcasts that capture key learnings from Philadelphia, Louisville, and Nashville - the first three cities to graduate from the City Accelerator. Guests in this episode:

  • Theresa Reno-Weber, Chief of Performance and Technology in Louisville Metro Government
  • Kristine LaLonde,...


Oct 1, 2016

The third in a special series of three pop-up podcasts that capture key learnings from Philadelphia, Louisville, and Nashville - the first three cities to graduate from the City Accelerator. 

There is a hunger out there for people to see their government working. It’s important to do it differently than the typical...