Investing In Your Community's Economic HealthEnfoques en políticas de sueloFebrero 1998John Tibbetts
This report describes several techniques of delineating the economic value of open space, explaining their strengths and limitations. The report also analyzes the effectiveness, practicality, and...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloAbril 1997James G. Wright
Brownfields are abandoned or under-used industrial and commercial facilities where expansion or redevelopment is complicated by real or perceived environmental contamination that may present direct...
Hope or Hype for American Communities?Enfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 1996William Fulton
Since the early 1980s, a group of planners, architects, and developers have been rebelling against “conventional” suburban development as practiced in the United States since the end of...
Public Policies for FloodplainsEnfoques en políticas de sueloJunio 1996Scott Faber
Flooding is a natural hydrologic occurrence, but flood-related damage to property and the risks to human life are exacerbated by urban growth and other intensive development in floodplains. The...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloDiciembre 1995Dwight Young
Sprawl is not a recent phenomenon. There is general agreement that it began in the construction boom of the post-World War II years and really came into its own with the initiation of the Interstate...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 1995Edited by Alice E. Ingerson
Environmentalists and resource users have banded together behind the common goal, or at least the common slogan, of “sustainable development.” What are the economic, political, and social...