Community Development Series (CD)
Publication Number: CRD-00009
Author/Sponsor: Anthony Nakazawa
Many communities are facing changes brought about by economic decline and/or population change. This series of 15 publications, originally produced by the Western Regional Development Center, Oregon State University, and the Western Regional Development Center, offers timeless advice on how to revive, develop and market your community. Topics address issues related to community change and growth, public policy, economic impact statements and community needs assessment, analysis of population data and job creation. There is also information on improving the local economy by strengthening the commercial sector, revitalizing the downtown and developing tourism.