The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by NR Flickr user Nancy Layne.
Facade Grants Fuel Revitalization [IL]
Better to replace historic windows? [WM]
Putting Music on Your Main Street [MSA]
ShotSpotter planning underway in Newburgh [MHN]
Small Business Revolution Documentary (Video) [SBR]
Americans could be killing the McMansion for good [BI]
Newburgh apartment developer given 1 more year [THR]
Why Casino-Driven Development Is a Roll of the Dice [CL]
Next permanent Newburgh city police chief likely to be outsider [MHN]
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No surprise councilman/educator Harvey flipped as this project ensures class rooms remain full and paid for. No conflict of interest there. Look for more such decisions to come as the city government “partners” with the school district. “Equity is based on need, everybody doesn’t get the same”, school superintendent Roberto Padilla. Marx had a similar goal. Aside, did the architectural review board have a momentary lapse of reason? ‘One slip…