Strong Towns believes local government is the most direct and important form in shaping policies that affect our daily lives. We support anyone who steps up to devote their time and energy to their communities, and know that there are things you can do at all levels of government to improve the lives of your fellow citizens. Whether you’re just seeking election, or are a longtime office holder, here are 10 core concepts that can help you learn more about your community’s needs and how to grow a Strong Town.

Read more from Ben Abramson with Strong Towns here.