Economic Gateway http://www.gatewaycog.org Gateway Cities Council of Governments News RSS Feed Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:32:16 -0800 en-us Gimme a break! http://www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news/?item=9496 www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What’s the point of a vacation? To take a break, of course—relax and recharge. But there’s more to the story. Vacations also have important health benefits, including reduced depr... Celebrate good times http://www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news/?item=9495 www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Everyone loves a parade! Or a festival. Or an outdoor concert. Or all of the above! When it comes to community festivals and celebrations, some of the benefits are obvious. Neighbors gathering to c... Why parks matter http://www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news/?item=9494 www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Parks and green space serve a vital role in urban areas, and it goes far beyond aesthetics. Parks improve community by serving as public gathering spaces; they perform an environmental function by ... Mending mortgages http://www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news/?item=9493 www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The housing crisis didn’t hit everyone equally—and the same is true of the recovery. Some states, like California, were especially hard hit. And the fact is that many homeowners are sti... The wonders of walking http://www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news/?item=9090 www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Why is it so important to have a walkable city? Well apart from the obvious health benefits, there are economic and environmental benefits too. Research shows that a safe and connected network of w... Ending homelessness http://www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news/?item=9089 www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As a nation, we’ve struggled for decades with the problem of homelessness. Today, there’s finally some signs of genuine progress. In part, that’s thanks to creative solutions refl... Measure M http://www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news/?item=8044 www.gatewaycog.org/gateway/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 RESOLUTION NO. 2016-02 A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE GATEWAY CITIES COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS OPPOSING THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY EXPENDITURE PLAN FOR...