TITLE

A Sustainable Community Profile

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Muscoe
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Places: Forum of Design for the Public Realm;Winter95, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information about Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania. Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania is often cited as an example of successful traditional town planning. Chestnut Hill has a long history as an attractive, pedestrian-oriented suburb with a distinctly urban character. Chestnut Hill can also be seen as a sustainable community in a number of ways. The community is well served by public transportation. It has walkable distances to shopping and transit stops reduce the need for automobiles.
ACCESSION #
28041157

 

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