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Alternatives to legal tender, popular among millennials, ensure that money stays within cities or neighborhoods, the New York Times reports.  

August 10, 2015
Outside of London, not many cities in the UK have opted to have an elected mayor with executive powers. Local government expert Robin Hambleton says they’re missing out.
Christopher Swope January 17, 2014
The idea of establishing a local currency isn't necessarily new. But Bristol is taking it to new levels.
Eugene Byrne January 16, 2014
On certain Sundays last year, you were more likely to find a couch in the middle of a Bristol street than an automobile.
Christopher Swope January 15, 2014
In an interview with Citiscope, Bristol's first elected mayor discusses the ideas that will shape the future of his city.
Eugene Byrne January 14, 2014
Nine English cities said no to having an elected mayor. Bristol voters said yes. The man they picked for the job wants Bristol to be a model medium-sized city for Britain and all the world.
Eugene Byrne January 13, 2014
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