Everyone needs — and deserves — high-quality reporting to understand the changes fast unfolding where they live. Axios Local is the solution, synched elegantly to your smartphone.
We created Politico in 2007 and Axios in 2017 and believe this project will be our most important journalistic legacy if we nail it.
Every city and town is reinventing itself (or being reinvented reluctantly), by technology and the explosion of work-from-anywhere possibilities.
Local reporting has been obliterated by technology, private equity cash and new consumer habits. Too many falsely assume local reporting can't be revitalized profitably. This CAN be done if:
That’s the Axios blueprint we are testing in 14 cities now and in 25 total by mid-2022 — and 100 soon thereafter. Readers get or will soon get:
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