Tag: COVID-19

We can’t keep our schools closed

by John Hood Raleigh, NC – Our elementary and secondary schools will reopen this fall. During these past months of disruption, dismay, and despair, I have never once doubted it. There really is no practical alternative to reopening schools. Life,…

Coronavirus crisis may drive turn to suburbs

by John Hood Raleigh, NC – A decade ago, in the aftermath of the Great Recession, business analysts and policymakers thought they saw a turn toward a new urbanism. Downtown lofts and dense developments were the vogue. There was an…