Locals Discuss How to Cultivate a Sustainable, Equitable Economy

Read the full article in the Express. It’s no secret that the East Bay economy needs some fine-tuning. From local small-business operators and artists to even developers and elected officials, many of us fear that the downside of a tech boom-or-bust cycle will soon rear its ugly head in our region.

That’s why the Express ignored the so-called experts and reached to its readers for this year’s “Local Economy” issue. Our hope is that the folks in the trenches, from workers at local food banks to engineers and shop owners, will have some answers for how to nurture a more sustainable and equitable East Bay economy. [more]