Losing Essential Services to the Suburbs is Bad for Everyone

A friend of ours, Jamie Littlefield, wrote an article for Strongtowns that talks about the school board’s idea to move Dixon Middle away from central Provo.

“Now that my city’s downtown area is starting to thrive, we’re facing a new problem: the suburbs are trying to “steal” the best parts of downtown and move them to the outskirts. In the last several years, Provo, Utah has dealt with a barrage of attempts to move centrally-located public facilities to unwalkable, suburban (and even undeveloped) areas.”

Read the full article here!

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