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A Better Way to Zone
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Donald L. Elliott
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-26 - Publisher: Island Press

Nearly all large American cities rely on zoning to regulate land use. According to Donald L. Elliott, however, zoning often discourages the very development that bigger cities need and want. In fact, Elliott thinks that zoning has become so complex that it is often dysfunctional and in desperate need of
Community Planning
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Eric Damian Kelly
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-26 - Publisher: Island Press

This book introduces community planning as practiced in the United States, focusing on the comprehensive plan. Sometimes known by other names—especially master plan or general plan—the type of plan described here is the predominant form of general governmental planning in the U.S. Although many government agencies make plans for their
Global Urban Growth: A Reference Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 311
Authors: Donald C. Williams Ph.D.
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-06 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This book examines the rapid expansion of urban areas worldwide, especially within the previous 50 years, identifying the factors that have contributed to this phenomenon and exploring its many consequences. • A pie chart illustrating recent land use in the United States • A bibliography containing reviews of over 40
Contemporary Urban Planning
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: John M. Levy
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Updated in its 10th edition, Contemporary Urban Planning provides readers with in-depth coverage of the historic, economic, political, legal, and environmental factors affecting urban planning as well as specific chapters on the various fields of planning. With updated coverage of the Obama administration's response to the present economic downturn, the
Empowerment Zone Provisions of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993
Language: en
Pages: 157
Authors: United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means. Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
Categories: Budget
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

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