Between 2011 and 2014, the Capital Area Regional Planning Commission led the Capital Region Sustainable Communities project. CRSC included projects such as:
A CRSC Consortium also convened to prepare regional goals, priorities and indicators. Its summary report, Framework for Change: Trial Indicators for a Healthy and Flourishing Place for All, presents indicators and metrics to measure and track progress towards accomplishing goals and realizing the vision of a healthy and flourishing place for all.
CRSC was funded by a Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.