Bellingham, Washington: Good Jobs, Locally Grown
Fixing the Future is a one-hour PBS special, developed in collaboration with YES! Magazine, that profiles people and communities using innovative approaches to create jobs and build sustainable prosperity in our new economy.
In this segment, host David Brancaccio visits with members of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies and Sustainable Connections, organizations that are working to keep the Bellingham economy thriving.
Video courtesy of NOW on PBS.
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