Rethink think tanks
Metro Ideas Project is an urban policy startup producing practical research
Our mission is to tackle pressing problems facing midsize American cities using Chattanooga, Tennessee, as a living lab to pilot creative policy ideas, conduct sound research and provide practical recommendations.Learn more
In shaping our research agenda, we knew it was critical for us to reach out to community stakeholders to better inform our understanding of issues in Chattanooga and Hamilton County. To accomplish this, we organized a series of roundtable discussions with area leaders to discuss the big obstacles we face and some ideas to overcome them.