Today’s highly interesting read (08/19/19): All I Really Needed to Know About Cities I Learned From ‘Jaws’

Before we get to today’s read, a clip from a 1975 movie classic.

In this scene, we see Chief Brody (Roy Scheider), Hooper (Richard Dreyfuss) and a stubborn Mayor Vaughn (Murray Hamilton).

Now for the read, from CityLab:

Want to understand how public meetings work, the power of place-based branding, and why bad mayors keep getting re-elected? Look no further than Amity Island.

Read the entire perspective here.

 

One thought on “Today’s highly interesting read (08/19/19): All I Really Needed to Know About Cities I Learned From ‘Jaws’

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