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January 23, 2018

In New Orleans, a Health Plan for the Poor Comes Together

Hurricane Katrina destroyed “Big Charity,” but the Big Easy has something better.
January 23, 2018

Change in Local Government: Moving Beyond Good Intentions

Programs to help the poor mean nothing if they don't work.
January 23, 2018

Rewriting the Rules of Public Engagement

Public meetings can be like purgatory. Cities are showing us there’s a better way.
January 23, 2018

A Philanthropic Nudge for Civic Innovation

Cities are doing it for themselves but not by themselves.
January 23, 2018

Improving Public Engagement: 5 Cities Get to Work

The communities of Cohort II of the City Accelerator convene in Baltimore to share updates of their respective initiatives.
January 23, 2018

Cities Marked by Devastation Rise Again

New Orleans and Detroit have little in common -- except their ability to persevere.
January 23, 2018

10 Years After Katrina, New Orleans’ Spirit Inspires

The disaster permanently altered lives, but the city continues to find innovative ways to rebuild.
January 23, 2018

A Year in the Life of the City Accelerator

It's time for a recap and review of this philanthropic, collaborative startup that has put down roots in eight cities so far.
January 23, 2018

The City of No-Frills Innovation

Ten years after Katrina, New Orleans is solving municipal challenges and improving lives.
January 23, 2018

A Laboratory for Social Change

After being devastated by Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is creating a more effective, equitable health system and reinvigorating all segments of its community.
January 23, 2018

From the Big (and Small) Screen to Real Life

New Orleans, Los Angeles and Albuquerque are writing their own stories to improve citizens' lives.
January 23, 2018

Reinvigorating Local Democracy

The City Accelerator is helping cities engage residents for better results.
January 23, 2018

Extending the Reach of Healthcare Programs by Overcoming Obstacles to Use in New Orleans

The city of New Orleans, a finalist in the second round of the City Accelerator, is focused on increasing use of healthcare services by overcoming points of resistance through more effective public engagement.