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Taking the Field: Why Local Land-Use Rules Matter

Attacks on local land-use authority have been the biggest thorn in the sides of cities and towns when it comes to policy proposals at...

Taking the Field: Opportunity in Crisis

It has been said in different times, in different ways, under different circumstances: Crisis brings opportunity, if you are willing to seize it. The last...

Taking the Field: On the Struggles of Rural Towns

It is no secret that rural North Carolina, and rural areas of the United States generally, have struggled over the last few decades with...

Taking the Field: North Carolina Can Wait No Longer for Broadband...

Roughly a year ago now, I spoke to the members of Gov. Roy Cooper’s broadband task force and noted how, from the viewpoint of...

Taking the Field: Complex Problems Require Strong Cities and Local Responses

As the COVID-19 pandemic has hit our towns, cities, state and nation, I have been quoted in recent weeks in both state and national...

Taking the Field: Finding a Better Tomorrow

When the history is finally written, those writing it are likely to conclude that this COVID-19 pandemic and its economic effects posed the greatest...

Taking the Field: Leadership, From the Ground Up

In our nation’s history, only two U.S. presidents came into office having previously served as mayor of a city or town – Grover Cleveland,...
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