St. Louis County Suburbs Battle Poverty Together


Beyond Housing is highlighted in the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program Blog as a model for addressing the challenge of poverty in suburban communities.

“The suburban county (St. Louis County) includes over 90 municipalities and more than 20 school districts, making cross-jurisdictional collaboration difficult. Despite these challenges, the region is piloting models that hold promise in combating growing suburban poverty, thanks to some innovative local leadership here. – See more here