Skip to main content

Morken, L. and Warner, M. 2012. "Planning for the Aging Population: Rural Responses to the Challenge." Ithaca, NY: Department of City and Regional Planning, Cornell University. 

As the U.S. anticipates a rapid rise in older residents, municipalities of all sizes must prepare for their roles in meeting the needs of this group. This brief highlights a 2010 survey of more than 1,400 local governments across the country to learn how communities are responding, particularly in rural areas.

Download publication

Subject: Planning