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GUEST ARTICLE: A history of the revitalization efforts (and results) in downtown Wheaton, Illinois over the past 25 years

Belfast approves four major revitalization projects, including a mixed-use industrial site redevelopment that could add 8000 jobs

Canadian province of Manitoba launches a $52-million endowment to support resilience via the restoration of ecosystem services

Six more West Virginia communities are inducted into the “Blueprint Communities” revitalization program

Greece receives €650 million from the European Investment Bank to revitalize via green infrastructure and renewable energy

Entrepreneurs, real estate investors, non-profits and government agencies are racing to revitalize Spain’s dying “ghost villages”

As the use of coal swiftly declines, Germany is revitalizing regional economies by turning old mines into tourist destinations

A 5th-generation Indiana farmer discovers the healthy—and healthful—profits that are generated by regenerative agriculture

New Jersey overhauls tax incentives to spark innovative urban revitalization, brownfields redevelopment and historic restoration

Supported by the University of Hawaiʻi, middle school students approach an island’s ecological restoration as a math problem

Google will invest $1 billion to repurpose their property into 15,000 homes, stimulate affordable housing and reduce homelessness

All renovated homes help revitalize local economies. These renovated Detroit houses revitalize kids, families and neighborhoods.

America’s underfunded infrastructure renewal forces U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to try a P3 to restore the LA River ecosystem

10 communities in the Americas and Europe are chosen as finalists for the Cities of Service “Engaged Cities Award”

Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s seniors housing partnership will revitalize former industrial site and a major downtown historic building

After wettest May in history, Chicago’s water reclamation district sets example for cities worldwide by funding green infrastructure

$1 million impact investment to revitalize neighborhoods via arts, redevelopment, social justice, jobs and entrepreneurship

International Olympic Committee revitalizes organization by redeveloping old site into beautiful new headquarters on Lake Geneva

FCC authorizes $166.8 million for broadband program that aims to create $64.5 billion of rural economic revitalization annually

Esbjerg, Denmark’s historic park will be revitalized to help regenerate the city by reconnecting the downtown to the harbor

NYC’s $318 million parks initiative completes $11 million green infrastructure-based revitalization of two Bronx playgrounds

Orkney Islands integrate renewable power and transportation infrastructure with a £28.5 million “Virtual Energy System”

Regenerative agriculture initiative will help restore our global climate by removing one trillion tons of carbon from the atmosphere

Isle of Wight’s £200 million revitalization program combines affordable housing with goal of becoming world’s “smartest” island

A restored future beckons for France’s Sélune River as Europe’s largest-ever dam removal gets underway in Normandy

In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, another badly-planned urban highway will be buried to reconnect and revitalize neighborhoods

Is this the first operating system for neighborhoods? An urban revitalization startup raises $40 million.

In Scotland, a masterplan is approved for the mixed-use, transit-oriented regeneration of one of Europe’s largest brownfields

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation awards $9 million in drought resilience funding to leverage $166.2 million for 18 water projects

Three University of Michigan faculty members are on team that won an international design competition to revitalize Midtown Detroit

Pine woodland restoration creates surprisingly robust havens to revive bird populations in the midwestern United States

Home Sweet Home: An abandoned sugar cane plantation is about to be repurposed and renewed as affordable housing in Hawaii

As the global climate crisis intensifies, the World Bank lends Sri Lanka $310 million to boost resilience and disaster preparedness

Michigan uses state’s land bank to quickly transfer ownership of a closed prison to the city of Muskegon for redevelopment

Wildlife habitat regeneration champions hope to build a jaguar-based Restoration Economy in southern Arizona

Massachusetts communities receive $2.7 million for dam removal, river/wetland habitat restoration and climate adaptation