Wall Street Journal: Rise in Home-Based Businesses Tests Neighborliness

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From the Wall Street Journal: “The recession is causing a growing number of people to venture into home businesses, a boost for the economy but a nuisance for neighbors…

As jobless people trade their desks for kitchen tables, or as businesses reduce costs by giving up commercial storefronts, cities and states are grappling with problems caused by a rise in home businesses such as traffic and noise. Officials say they want to encourage people make a living at home but also keep these serenity busters at bay.” Click here for the full story by Jennifer Levitz from the Wall Street Journal – www.wsj.com.

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Chris has spent over 20 years helping communities utilize sustainability, social entrepreneurship, and philanthropy as catalysts for economic growth. Chris serves as Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development and the Green Plus™ -- a program dedicated to helping America's...
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