More Planners in the Mayor's Office

Stromberg, Meghan
May 2012
Planning;May/Jun2012, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on two planners who run for mayors in two U.S. cities and won. Chattanooga's Mayor Ron Littlefield, in Tennessee and Salt Lake City's Mayor Ralph Becker in Utah discussed how they doubled up their experience as planners into public office. They gave accounts on the major steps they made in order to achieve economic growth and sustainability in their own cities by bridging the gap between planning and politics.


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