We want to live in cities filled with a diversity of microenterprises, urban farms, community markets, transportation-sharing, cohousing communities, shared housing options, cooperative enterprises, and a wide variety of economic solutions developed at the grassroots level.
RELEASED 9/10/13 “POLICIES FOR SHAREABLE CITIES: A SHARING ECONOMY POLICY PRIMER FOR URBAN LEADERS”
Policies for Shareable Cities has 32 specific policy recommendations that enable communities to remove barriers to sharing and realize the full benefits of the sharing economy in food, jobs, housing, and transportation. Click here for the press release. Click here for PDF.
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City Policy Projects and Resources:
(9/10/13) Policies for Shareable Cities: A Sharing Economy Policy Primer for Urban Leaders: This is the first of its kind policy handbook for sharing economy city policies. It includes 32 recommended policies enabling cities to benefit from the sharing economy in food, jobs, housing, and transportation. Click here to read or download the brief.
(Ongoing) Policies for a Shareable City Article Series: Click here to read SELC’s “Policies for a Shareable City” article series on Shareable.net, containing over 80 policy recommendations for cities wishing to foster the growth of the sharing economy.
(5/27/13) Policy Brief on Short-Term Rentals: Click here to read SELC’s city policy recommendations for short term rentals.
(4/30/13) Shareable City Policies Webinar Series: For planners, policymakers, and sharing economy change makers. Each installment targets a different segment of the sharing economy, highlighting model city policies and initiatives that help create more sustainable, collaborative, just and democratic communities. Watch the first in the series, on Community Renewable Energy below and stay tuned for more webinars on Transportation, Housing, Food & Ag, Governance & Democracy, and Community Enterprise.
Watch our Community Renewable Energy webinar below – the first in our series of Shareable City Policies webinars – and access the PDF powerpoint presentation here.
(Online Resource) UrbanAgLaw.org: Click here to visit SELC’s 12-topic legal resource library for urban agriculture.
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