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The Resource Regional planning for a sustainable America : how creative programs are promoting prosperity and saving the environment, [edited by] Carleton K. Montgomery

Regional planning for a sustainable America : how creative programs are promoting prosperity and saving the environment, [edited by] Carleton K. Montgomery

Label
Regional planning for a sustainable America : how creative programs are promoting prosperity and saving the environment
Title
Regional planning for a sustainable America
Title remainder
how creative programs are promoting prosperity and saving the environment
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Carleton K. Montgomery
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Regional Planning for a Sustainable America is the first book to represent the great variety of today's effective regional planning programs that combat America's poorly designed, sprawling development. The book analyzes dozens of regional initiatives across North America by bringing together the expertise of forty-two practitioners and academics. Regional Planning for a Sustainable America provides a practical guide to the key strategies that regional planners are using to achieve truly sustainable growth
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
307.1/20973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT395.N612
LC item number
R44 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Montgomery, Carleton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Regional planning
  • Natural resources conservation areas
  • Sustainable living
  • North America
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Ecology
  • Natural resources conservation areas
  • Regional planning
  • Sustainable living
  • North America
Label
Regional planning for a sustainable America : how creative programs are promoting prosperity and saving the environment, [edited by] Carleton K. Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Carleton K. Montgomery -- Mandatory plans. Regional growth management in the Portland metropolitan area / Andrew Cotugno and Richard Benner -- Regional planning for the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area / Sy Adler, Carl Abbott, and Margery Post Abbott -- Restoring the Tahoe region with comprehensive regional planning / Gordon Barrett -- Ontario's growth plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe / Brad Graham -- Adirondack Park : the great conservation experiment / Ross Whaley and Brian Houseal -- Pinelands National Reserve : saving a unique ecosystem in the nation's most densely developed state / John C. Stokes and Susan R. Grogan -- Planning for tomorrow in the Highlands of New Jersey / Eileen Swan -- Restoration, conservation, and economy in the New Jersey Meadowlands / Robert Ceberio -- Changing the land use paradigm to save New York's Central Pine Barrens / Raymond P. Corwin -- Cape Cod : protecting a land of sand and water / John Lipman and Maggie Geist
  • Collaborative and voluntary planning initiatives. Integrated planning for a sustainable future in Puget Sound / Robert Drewel -- Integrated land use, transportation, and air quality planning in Sacramento / Mike McKeever -- Envision Utah : building communities on values / Alan Matheson, Jr. -- Regional planning in Florida / Charles L. Siemon -- Regional planning for livable communities in Atlanta / Rob LeBeau -- From the mountains to the sea : Maryland's Smart Growth program / Richard Hall -- Raising the bar at the Chesapeake Bay Program / Carlton Haywood -- The political dead zone in Chesapeake Bay / Howard R. Ernst -- Regional planning at a county scale in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania / Ray D'Agostino and Mary L. Frey -- Land use and infrastructure planning in the greater Philadelphia region / Barry Seymour -- Regional planning for the Delaware River / Carol R. Collier -- Planning for sustainable agriculture, forestry, and biodiversity in Maine / Elizabeth Hertz
  • Society, economics, and regional planning. Regions for climate resiliency / Robert D. Yaro and David M. Kooris -- Megaregion planning and high-speed rail / Petra Todorovich -- The economic benefits of regional planning / Christopher Jones -- Serving the environment and economy through regional planning / Paul D. Gottlieb -- Promoting fiscal equity and efficient development practices at the metropolitan scale / Myron Orfield and Thomas Luce -- But where will people live? : Regional planning and affordable housing / Alan Mallach -- Land acquisition and regional planning. Ecoregional conservation : a comprehensive approach to conserving biodiversity / Mark G. Anderson and Bob Allen -- Saving the Chesapeake Bay through regional land conservation / Rob Etgen -- Creating synergy with regional planning and conservation easements / John Bernstein -- Envisioning the region. Creating a regional vision for regional planning / Gerrit-Jan Knaap -- Visioning Sacramento / Mike McKeever -- Conclusion- Fulfilling the promise of regional planning / Carleton K. Montgomery
Control code
777375548
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813552149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 417823
  • 22573/ctt4jtz58
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)777375548
Label
Regional planning for a sustainable America : how creative programs are promoting prosperity and saving the environment, [edited by] Carleton K. Montgomery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Carleton K. Montgomery -- Mandatory plans. Regional growth management in the Portland metropolitan area / Andrew Cotugno and Richard Benner -- Regional planning for the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area / Sy Adler, Carl Abbott, and Margery Post Abbott -- Restoring the Tahoe region with comprehensive regional planning / Gordon Barrett -- Ontario's growth plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe / Brad Graham -- Adirondack Park : the great conservation experiment / Ross Whaley and Brian Houseal -- Pinelands National Reserve : saving a unique ecosystem in the nation's most densely developed state / John C. Stokes and Susan R. Grogan -- Planning for tomorrow in the Highlands of New Jersey / Eileen Swan -- Restoration, conservation, and economy in the New Jersey Meadowlands / Robert Ceberio -- Changing the land use paradigm to save New York's Central Pine Barrens / Raymond P. Corwin -- Cape Cod : protecting a land of sand and water / John Lipman and Maggie Geist
  • Collaborative and voluntary planning initiatives. Integrated planning for a sustainable future in Puget Sound / Robert Drewel -- Integrated land use, transportation, and air quality planning in Sacramento / Mike McKeever -- Envision Utah : building communities on values / Alan Matheson, Jr. -- Regional planning in Florida / Charles L. Siemon -- Regional planning for livable communities in Atlanta / Rob LeBeau -- From the mountains to the sea : Maryland's Smart Growth program / Richard Hall -- Raising the bar at the Chesapeake Bay Program / Carlton Haywood -- The political dead zone in Chesapeake Bay / Howard R. Ernst -- Regional planning at a county scale in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania / Ray D'Agostino and Mary L. Frey -- Land use and infrastructure planning in the greater Philadelphia region / Barry Seymour -- Regional planning for the Delaware River / Carol R. Collier -- Planning for sustainable agriculture, forestry, and biodiversity in Maine / Elizabeth Hertz
  • Society, economics, and regional planning. Regions for climate resiliency / Robert D. Yaro and David M. Kooris -- Megaregion planning and high-speed rail / Petra Todorovich -- The economic benefits of regional planning / Christopher Jones -- Serving the environment and economy through regional planning / Paul D. Gottlieb -- Promoting fiscal equity and efficient development practices at the metropolitan scale / Myron Orfield and Thomas Luce -- But where will people live? : Regional planning and affordable housing / Alan Mallach -- Land acquisition and regional planning. Ecoregional conservation : a comprehensive approach to conserving biodiversity / Mark G. Anderson and Bob Allen -- Saving the Chesapeake Bay through regional land conservation / Rob Etgen -- Creating synergy with regional planning and conservation easements / John Bernstein -- Envisioning the region. Creating a regional vision for regional planning / Gerrit-Jan Knaap -- Visioning Sacramento / Mike McKeever -- Conclusion- Fulfilling the promise of regional planning / Carleton K. Montgomery
Control code
777375548
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813552149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 417823
  • 22573/ctt4jtz58
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)777375548

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