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One Mile Radius

Building Community From The Core

By: Mark Deutschmann

It takes a village to build communityThis is true no matter where you live. In One-Mile Radius, Mark Deutschmann shares how he and others shaped the development of Nashville, Tennessee, making it one of the most vibrant and attractive cities in the Southeast.

Learn how Mark and his team activated and stimulated the evolution of neighborhoods to create a strong urban core that has reverberated outward to benefit everyone. A community builder and founder of Village Real Estate Services, Mark knows the impact of concentrating revitalization work in core communities. He helped revitalize Nashville’s Hillsboro Village, Germantown and 12South neighborhoods, and he leveraged partnerships to generate a tangible difference for local nonprofits.

Follow along with Mark’s journey and learn how you too can create a positive impact in your community, no matter where you are!


Mark Deutschmann

President, Greenways For Nashville

Ever engaged in the community, Mark is the president of Greenways for Nashville and serves as chair for the Urban Land Institute in Nashville. The Village Fund, the charitable arm…

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