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Confronting Suburban Decline: Strategic Planning For Metropolitan Renewal
Sprawling commercial and residential development in outer suburbs and exurban areas has for a number of years masked increasingly severe socioeconomic problems in suburban America. In recent decades, income declines, crime increases, and tax base erosion have affected many suburbs to an extent previously seen only in central cities.In "Confronting Suburban Decline," ...more
Paperback, 384 pages
Published March 1st 2000 by Island Press
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the chapters on regional planning and their suggestions are excellent. lucy and phillips a great deal of material and lay the foundation for the theory of tyranny of easy development, which is supported (consciously or not) by our policies and living choices (as dictated by a distorted free-market). I highly recommend this book!