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BONUS MATERIAL: Clear blue water and deep dirty problems, how the Florida Keys are cleaning their polluted waterways (S1E11)

Developers created miles and miles of beautiful waterfront coastline, but that also created water so polluted you couldn’t sit outside — the smell was putrid. But Monroe County realized...

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BONUS MATERIAL: A jail that’s not a jail, but a way out of Jail (S1E10)

Putting young teenagers in jail for felony offenses gets them off the street for awhile but it doesn’t rehabilitate them. So, in Smith County, Texas they found a better...

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BONUS MATERIAL: A Park where Everyone can Bang on the Drum all Day (S1E9)

People with disabilities in Harford County, Maryland now have a wonderful way to get exercise thanks to a local plan. It’s a sensory trail and it features among other...

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Good Government Show on BCTV – Pennsylvania

Our host David Martin joined Commissioner Christian Leinbach his show COUNTY CONNECTION on BCTV to discuss our podcast highlighting local government and the widespread impact it has for local...

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BONUS MATERIAL: Suicide Prevention Six Strings at a time (S1E8)

Meet the DD-214’s of Josephine County, Oregon. This is a group of combat war veterans who left their rifles behind and picked up a guitar. Thanks to one guitar...

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BONUS MATERIAL: What’s Old is New Again updating a bowling alley to art Center (S1E7)

The county needed theater space and room for a museum. Some creative thinking by a handful of county officials turned an old and abandoned bowling alley into an arts...

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