Oregon's Homegrown Export, Customized by Locale

The founders of the University of Oregon's Sustainable Cities Initiative have been asked if they would consider forming a partnership with a city outside of Oregon. They would rather tell other colleges how to copy the City Year program and adapt it to their own situations.

And so, for the past two years, the Eugene-based program has held an annual "replication conference." This year's session, held last month, included attendees from Arizona State