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If America's infrastructure conversation can turn to the question of what projects are actually necessary to solve our most pressing challenges, then there is an...

Jan 19, 2021 Blog Post

What happens when policymakers prioritize highway ribbon cutting ceremonies over repairs to critical infrastructure?

Sep 22, 2020 Blog Post

The Trump administration’s FY2021 budget proposal provides yet another window on the administration’s indifference to the environment and disregard for America’s public lands legacy.

Feb 11, 2020 Blog Post

Sometimes it might seem as though we need to scrap it all and start over. But while much of America’s current infrastructure is environmentally threatening...

Aug 22, 2019 Blog Post

Too often, infrastructure policy seems to be driven by short-term priorities – getting projects underway, creating jobs, or squeezing out another couple decimal points of...

May 15, 2019 Blog Post
Strengthening American Infrastructure for Healthier and More Sustainable Communities

Infrastructure is at the heart of America's greatest challenges. From ensuring safe drinking water for all Americans to addressing global warming, which threatens to change...

May 14, 2019 Report

After 20 years in Columbia, Maryland, my partner's mom recently accepted a job offer in Jackson, Mississippi, and made the move. When she got there,...

Feb 13, 2019 Blog Post

Read Tony Dutzik's CNN op-ed on how to meet America's infrastructure needs for the 21st century.

Jan 25, 2018 Blog Post

Repurposing balconies and bridges is part of a wider movement of “biophilic design,” which integrates nature and natural materials and forms into architecture and design...

Aug 10, 2017 Blog Post

America, a nation that has been resolutely future-oriented throughout its history, now risks turning decisively back toward the past.

Nov 22, 2016 Blog Post