Tweetie Bird .@ChrisJonestrib wrote a smart critique of the Chicago draft cultural plan. Good plans reflect smart choices and focus. [More from ccoletta]

March 5, 2009

//View Show

About the Show

This week on Smart City, we're digging into the issue of urban crime
with our guest .  David is a criminologist and professor
at the John Jay College in New York, but his field work in troubled
neighborhoods has revolutionized law enforcement, and made cities safer.

And, with the economy tanking and retail especially taking a hit,
we'll find out how one neighborhood is working to bring small business
to its main street.  Yavocka Young of is our

Open Player in New Window

Download Episode MP3

Themes: Education Economic Development

Related Shows

Charter Schools and Eating Locally

This week on Smart City: Both Barack Obama and John McCain embrace…


Tall Buildings and Public Spaces

This week on Smart City: Public space is important in both cities…

Architecture and Design

Global Cities and The American Midwest

Sometimes a city's influence goes beyond its borders well into…

Creative Cities

True Urbanism, The City Desk, and Spacing

This week on Smart City we talk to two people who want you to…

Arts and Culture