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Why it matters
What you can do

How do these connect?

Community Commons describes how cities that increase infill developement improve the potential health benefits of that community.

Sustainability Story

Have a story about how you, an organization, or the community has addressed infill development that you want to share? Please visit our Siftr page and share it!

What can you do?

If you are unfamiliar with infill development, the Municipal Research and Services Center provides a short comprehensive introduction.

Watch this 10 minute Ted Talk by Alex Steffen to learn how infill development can be used to reduce our contributions to climate change and create a more connected and liveable community.

Infill development is often associated with low income neighbords, this lengthy and technical document by the U.S. EPA provides 30 strategies to attract infill development in distressed communities.

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