New Economy Working Solutions

PO Box 1862 , Santa Rosa, CA 95402

Works to raise the living standards of low and moderate-income families in the North Bay and to promote greater equity and fairness in the regional economy through policy research, public education, leadership training, and community organizing.

NEWS is committed to building a regional economy that ensures economic opportunity for all and provides access to good jobs, public transit, a healthy environment, affordable housing and comprehensive, affordable, health care.

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07/20/06

New Economy Working Solutions

North Bay’s New Economy Working Solutions (NEWS) helps working families, by getting often-hostile factions to form coalitions and work together

“Winning the Community Benefits Agreement from the SMART train transit district has really emboldened all of us. All of these groups have been working in these trenches for years. None of us would have been able to accomplish this alone, but having put together this very coherent entity – we’re on the map now. The policy-makers know us.” – Ben Boyce, NEWS