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Inaugurated in 2009, offers, each week, two columns focused on modern urban challenges:

(1.) Neal Peirce’s weekly columns on state and regional trends, syndicated by the Washington Post Writers Group to a variety of newspapers across the United States.  (Local papers should check the Writers Group for syndication information — 800-879-9794).

(2.) A companion column on a topic of urban-regional or other current interest, written by an Associate of the Citistates Group, on an area of his/her special interest.

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Recent Peirce columns — those from the last few months — can also be viewed online at the Post Writers Group site. Earlier columns may be seen on the National Academy of Public Administration’s website.