Matthias Leyrer is a resident of Mankato looking to restore a fraction of its old glory. He writes about the economic, aesthetic, practical and financial issues facing the city of Mankato going forward.
My friend Nate Hood has a new article over at Strong Towns about the proposed site for a new middle school in Mankato. Nate hits it spot on, referencing his own past of walking to school in Mankato and how absurd the location is (a walkscore of 2). Make your way over and check out his article:... More
I work in the movie “Office Space.” If you haven’t seen the movie, it’s basically the existential crisis of one man realizes that he’s another cog in a corporatist Rube Goldberg machine. He comes to work, laments the mundanity of his job, goes home. A nihilistic, albeit, realistic, interpretation of “Ground Hogs Day” if you... More