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Author Kelly, Eric D.

Title Community planning [electronic resource] : an introduction to the comprehensive plan / Eric Damian Kelly.

Imprint Washington, DC : Island Press, ©2010.

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Edition 2nd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 405 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Some overarching issues: Sustainability, sprawl, and human health -- Introduction to planning -- Introduction to the comprehensive plan -- Analysis of existing condition in the community practical aspects of existing condition analysis -- Projecting possible futures for the community -- Involving citizens in making a plan -- Planning for future land use -- Planning for public facilities such as parks, roads, and utilities -- Putting it all together -- Decisions that change the land -- Controlling the use of private land through zoning -- Controlling the development of land -- Controllingwhen and where development takes place -- Deciding when and where to build new public facilities -- Fitting the plans together: The regional perspective -- Planning for parks, open space, and green infrastructure -- Planning for particular geographic areas -- Planning for renewal and revitalization -- Planning for natural hazards and community safety -- Planning for housing -- Planning for jobs -- Planning ethics and values -- Becoming a planner of planning commission member.
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Subject City planning -- United States.
Regional planning -- United States.
Land use -- United States -- Planning.
City planners -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Kelly, Eric D. Community planning. 2nd ed. Washington, DC : Island Press, ©2010 9781597265522 1597265527 (DLC) 2009010638
ISBN 1597265926 (electronic bk.)
9781597265928 (electronic bk.)
9781597265522 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1597265527 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781597265539 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1597265535 (pbk. ; alk. paper)