Schools are one of the biggest investments residents make in their community, could the location of schools have hidden costs?

A Minnesota community shares lessons learned in a recent article on SCTimes.

“When deciding where to locate a school, more communities are starting to weigh other goals, such as reducing obesity rates, preserving open space or revitalizing a downtown area, said Tim Torma, policy director for the EPA’s Office of Sustainable Communities, quoted on SCTimes.

Read the full article here.