Michael Shuman, author of Local Dollars, Local Sense, joined community members to discuss the Colorado Springs Public Market Project and development of a Community Investment fund to support Local Food Shift in southeastern Colorado.
Mr. Shuman is an economist, attorney, author, and entrepreneur, and one of the world’s leading experts on community economics. His most recent book is Local Dollars, Local Sense: How to Move Your Money from Wall Street to Main Street and Achieve Real Prosperity. At Cutting Edge Capital, a consulting firm that helps communities and businesses solving finance challenges, he manages economic development initiatives.
Please note this video also features Craig McHugh, A Joyful Noise Farm, providing testimony as to why Colorado Springs needs to “Feed Itself”.