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Community and regional planning

Melvin R. Levin

Community and regional planning

issues in public policy

by Melvin R. Levin

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- United States,
    • Regional planning -- United States,
    • Program budgeting -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 321-338.

      Statement[by] Melvin R. Levin.
      SeriesPraeger special studies in U.S. economic and social development
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS341 .L4 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 343 p.
      Number of Pages343
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5222709M
      LC Control Number75168340

      Book Description. Planning is a highly political activity. It is immersed in politics and inseparable from the law. Urban and regional planning decisions often involve large sums of money, both public and private, with the potential to deliver large benefits to some and losses to others. Cogan, Sharpe and Hertberg, in the book The Practice of State and Regional Planning provide a concise overview of citizen participation in the planning process (So, et al, p. ). Following is a summary of their discussion.

      Regional Planning: Key Points State and regional agencies can influence land use to support transportation objectives Regional vision establishes the framework for coordinating transportation and land use Inclusive process is important, to establish consensus and buy-in Specific tools and further actions are required to implement the plan. The Tyler School of Art and Architecture offers a BS in Community Development and MS in City and Regional Planning, which is accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board. Both programs integrate theory, methods, practice, and service learning to provide students with in-depth understanding of urban problems, ability to craft solutions, and.

      Urban plans help shape the future of a community by addressing everything from housing and transportation to natural resources, public utilities, and more. You don’t have to be a professional urban planner to get involved in planning your community’s future. Whether you participate in the planning process, serve as a local planning commissioner, or help [ ]. Urban and regional planning is a notion that encompasses the whole set of social activities aimed at anticipating, representing and regulating the development of an urban or a regional area.


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