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Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA)  [2343]

Persistent link to this collection: http://hdl.handle.net/11299/3561

Established in 1968, the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA) is an all-University applied research and technical assistance center that helps the University of Minnesota fulfill its land grant and urban missions by connecting faculty and student researchers with nonprofit organizations, businesses, neighborhoods, local governments, and state agencies in Minnesota. CURA supports research and publishes policy-oriented reports on a wide range of urban and regional issues.


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Responding to the Opioid Epidemic in Minnesota

Heimisdottir, Dagny; Paulus, Sarah; Rose, Tim; Wu, Emma; Yawakie, Benjamin (Resilient Communities Project (RCP), University of Minnesota, 2020)
This project was completed as part of a partnership between the League of Minnesota Cities and the University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project (http://www.rcp.umn.edu). The goal of this project was to develop ...

Responding to the Opioid Epidemic: Identifying Actionable Approaches for Cities in Minnesota

Daly, Mara; Schmaltz, Kaitlyn; Walter, Ashleigh (Resilient Communities Project (RCP), University of Minnesota, 2020)
This project was completed as part of a partnership between the League of Minnesota Cities and the University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project (http://www.rcp.umn.edu). The goal of this project was to identify ...

Road Funding Mechanisms for Small Suburban Cities in the Twin Cities Metro Area

Ambuel, David; Crawford, Sean; Kutz, Steven; Sir, Molly (Resilient Communities Project (RCP), University of Minnesota, 2020)
This project was completed as part of a partnership between the City of Ramsey and the University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project (http://www.rcp.umn.edu). The goal of this project was to investigate ways for ...

Strengthening Community Engagement to Move Public Health Equity Data to Action

Grimes, Alexandria; Hobart, Sydney; Mahamud, Faiza; Xiong, LaLinda (Resilient Communities Project (RCP), University of Minnesota, 2020)
This project was completed as part of a year-long partnership between Scott County and the University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project (http://www.rcp.umn.edu). The goal of this project was to identify ...

Nonprofit Use of Deep Winter Greenhouses: Minnesota Case Studies

Masterpole, Zoë (University of Minnesota Extension Regional Sustainable Development Partnership, 2020)
A Deep Winter Greenhouse (DWG) captures solar heat and enables the growth of cold-weather crops all winter long, using minimal inputs of external light and heat. This report presents nine case studies of non-farm DWGs ...

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