Angela Moreno-Long

Articles

  • Bringing Life Back to Live Oak

    August 8, 2014

    Last November, Live Oak, FL hosted a CIRD workshop on how to rebuild their downtown.  Eight months later, we are so impressed with how much the town has already improved, and has turned the guidance and ideas from the workshop into major strides towards revitalization.

  • Citizens' Institute on Rural Design™ Announces 2014 Awards

    July 18, 2014

    Communities from Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, and New Hampshire to Host Rural Design Workshops.

  • Inclusive Communities: Where We’re All Welcome

    June 20, 2014

    Here are four strategies from cities and towns committed to inclusivity—offering opportunities for people from all backgrounds to participate fully in building and improving their community.

  • Community Driven Change: CIRD & Afghanistan’s National Solidarity Programme

    June 2, 2014

    The National Solidarity Programme has vastly improved Afghanistan's rural infrastructure and communities by giving Afghan citizens an active role in government to "identify, plan, manage, and monitor their own development projects" -- demonstrating the power of community-driven change.

  • Connecticut to California: Proposals in Review

    May 27, 2014

    The Program Staff of the Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design™ is pleased to announce the receipt of 48 applications for our 2014-15 rural design workshops! The applications came from a remarkable range of communities across 26 states, ranging from a town with a population of 414 in Indiana, to a region comprised of 17 provinces in Idaho- each with unique histories, cultures, assets and identities, yet facing challenges that are pertinent to rural communities across America.

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