The Alliance for Metropolitan Stability is a coalition of grassroots organizations that advances racial, economic and environmental justice in growth and development patterns in the Twin Cities region.

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The Link: The Metropolitan Council Honors the Community Engagement Steering Committee


Here is the latest edition of the Link. 

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The Majority-Minority Myth


The Census Bureau tells us that in 2012, about 116.2 million people belonging to communities of color lived in the United States, constituting 37 percent of the total population. By 2060, it is projected that people of color will represent approximately 57 percent of the total population, numbering 241.3 million out of a total population of 420.3 million. However, sheer numbers will not drive racial equality, economic equity, or political power. This article from Center for Social Inclusion explains why it is necessary to move beyond the majority-minority frame so that systemic inequities do not get lost in our nation’s changing demographics.

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Pop-Up Demo of Proposed Northside Greenway Nears Fall Installation


A pop-up version of the proposed North Minneapolis Greenway is coming to the Jordan and Folwell neighborhoods this fall. The installation is slated to begin by the end of October on a five-block section of Irving Avenue North between Jordan and Folwell parks, which includes a crossing at Lowry Avenue North.

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The Link: Wealth Creation Rooted in Economic Justice


Here is our latest edition of the Link: Wealth Creation Rooted in Economic Justice. 

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Organizer Roundtable: Organizing with an Intersectional Lens

Join us for our next Organizer Roundtable. Presenters will share how they approach their organizing work from an intersectional lens and the difference it makes in addressing systemic injustice. Be a part of the conversation to learn how a robust understanding of how marginal identities can help advance justice in our society. 

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Equitable Transportation Investments for All Minnesotans

Investing in a comprehensive transportation system, including public transit, roads and bridges, and bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure, will create greater access to jobs and opportunities for all Minnesotans. These investments make our state more economically competitive and position Minnesota to thrive in an increasingly global economy. To maintain our competitive advantage, build up our under-utilized local assets, and generate entrepreneurial activity, Minnesota needs to step up and make the kind of game changing investments that will lead to long-term, shared prosperity. test

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Common Ground Summer 2015

Our summer 2015 edition of the Common Ground includes a feature on our MoveMN work, a story on the importance of community involvement on advisory committees for Light Rail Transit projects, a highlight of our Ladders of Opportunity work and updates on HIRE Minnesota. 

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