Description: Next month marks the third anniversary of a tornado that nearly wiped the small town of Greensburg, Kansas off the map. The town has come back and in the process become “ground-zero” for green energy. Our Tom Foreman has a first-hand look in this “Building Up America” report.
Source:Ã‚Â CNNMoney.com Ã¢â‚¬â€œ video report
Questions for discussion:
- What resources were required to rebuild this community?
- How importantÃ‚Â are the participation of government and community leaders?
- What lessons can be shared with other communities facing economic problems?
- Which businesses might be more attracted to the community now that this project has succeeded thus far?