Category Archives: Smart Growth

Arts District forms around new masterpiece

In the eyes of the artisans and craftsmen working to restore the Historic West Bend Theatre, rechristened as “The Bend,” it has become a masterpiece. The painters, carpenters, electricians, masons, plumbers, carpet layers and sound experts re-creating the theatre to … Read the rest

Fast-growing Bozeman raises bar for planning

BOZEMAN, MT – This boomtown that sits prettily in the Gallatin Valley surrounded by six mountain ranges is finishing its sixth update of its comprehensive community plan since it started serious planning in 1958. Bozeman was about the size of … Read the rest