ERIC Number: EJ556084
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Hitching New Horses to Old Wagons: Recognizing Community Leaders' Initiatives in Elkton, South Dakota, and Wallace, Nebraska.
Nelson, Edwin C.
Small Town, v27 n6 p20-29 May-Jun 1997
Describes attitudes and strategies used by two small rural towns to foster economic development and improve local housing, schools, professional facilities, and recreational programs for youth and adults. Emphasizes individual leadership qualities useful in creating a vision for community survival, communicating the vision through town meetings, planning implementation, and fostering the commitment necessary to make the vision a reality. (TSP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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