For more than a decade, Next City has been publishing high-quality journalism about urban affairs. Every month, nearly 200,000 people read our website; 17,500 people receive our weekly e-newsletter, and more than 45,000 people follow us on Facebook and Twitter. With annual conferences and monthly events around the country, we engage the next generation of leaders and are one of the most influential organizations in the urban policy field.
Next City’s audience is young and professionally focused on improving the cities where they live.
25% work in government
25% work as planners, architects or engineers
20% work in media, tech or law
30% work for non-profits, academia or philanthropy
Our weekly magazine, Forefront, is available by subscription or as an app on Apple Newsstand. These in-depth articles allow readers to delve fully into topics such as economic development, infrastructure, sustainability and civic technology. Subscribers pay $20/year for access to weekly stories, plus the archives; sponsored stories, however, are free for anyone to read and never have a paywall.
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