Ellen Shepard

Ellen Shepard is CEO of Community Allies, a Chicago-based community development consultancy, and the creator of the Radical Inclusion model for community engagement. See more at www.communityallies.net

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Amazon’s presence in Seattle has spurred some of the highest housing costs in the world. Rather than getting dazzled by the prospect of a “win,” cities would do well do ask “for whom?” Views
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
How To Say No To Amazon
The contest to win Amazon’s second headquarters is beginning to look uncannily like an episode of “The Bachelor.” As the Oct. 19 deadline to submit proposals nears, mayors across North America are ardently wooing the retail and tech giant, with offerings ranging from video love notes to a giant...
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