Redesigning MN

Redesigning MN - The New Normal

Episode: Minnesota faces a new reality as baby boomers retire: an increased demand for public services with fewer public dollars. There are solutions but they may require redesigning political campaigns, our schools, local and state governments -- and our own expectations. Last in a series.

Air Date 3/23/14

 
Embed
To embed this video, copy and paste the code above.

About this Show

Join us for "Redesigning MN," a series of 8 programs, as we explore the dramatic impact the retirement of more than a million babyboomers will have on everything from public safety to education to health care.
Upcoming Air Dates
  • #105 — Educating The Workforce |
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 2am TPT MN
  • #108 — The New Normal |
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 3am TPT MN
  • #105 — Educating The Workforce |
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 8am TPT MN
  • #108 — The New Normal |
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 9am TPT MN
  • #105 — Educating The Workforce |
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 2pm TPT MN
  • #103 — Road Work Ahead
    We're on the road to a new kind of "normal." Tax rolls are shrinking as baby boomers retire over the next 20 years. So how will we maintain our streets and highways? And how will we get around in the future? Come along as we look at the road ahead for Minnesota's communities big and small.
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 9pm TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 9 at 3am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 9 at 9am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 9 at 3pm TPT MN
  • #105 — Educating The Workforce
    Minnesota's higher ed. system is facing a multi-headed Hydra: shrinking numbers of students, ever-rising costs, and employers dissatisfied with the quality of graduates for the 21st century workplace. How to slay this monster? See provocative ideas and innovative solutions on Redesigning MN.
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 2am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 8am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 2pm TPT MN
  • #107 — Natural Legacy
    Our relationship with the natural world is changing, and shrinking budgets require tough choices. David Gillette explores what's next for Minnesota, from the innovations that are changing the face of our State Parks, to the behind-the-scenes policy thinking that will affect the next generation. Seventh in a series.
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 9:30pm TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 9 at 3:30am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 9 at 9:30am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 9 at 3:30pm TPT MN
  • #108 — The New Normal
    Minnesota faces a new reality as baby boomers retire: an increased demand for public services with fewer public dollars. There are solutions but they may require redesigning political campaigns, our schools, local and state governments -- and our own expectations. Last in a series.
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 3am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 9am TPT MN
    Sunday, Oct 2 at 3pm TPT MN
Passport ad

Introducing

Watch even more of your favorite
PBS and TPT shows online.

Learn More
Top