Defeat Snatched From the Jaws of Victory in Dallas Development Deal
- Colorado's worry: Becoming a Los Angeles of the Rockies. Lloyd, Jillian // Christian Science Monitor;4/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 103, p1
Comments on the rapid growth of some cities in Colorado and other parts of the Western United States. Impact of this growth on real estate prices; Views of some residents on residential development; Problems created by this pace of growth.
- How to grow--Marana style. Pallack, Becky // Inside Tucson Business;7/14/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p5B
Provides insights from the growth of the town of Marana in Arizona. Planning substantially for infrastructure; Leaving room for the finer things; Making friends with big business.
- A House Divided. Goodno, James B. // Planning;Apr2003, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p32
Discusses the planned growth strategy in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Empowerment of the neighborhood planning process; Implementation of impact fees, zoning changes and capital expenditures; Encouragement of infill construction.
- Policies to control urban sprawl: Planning regulations or changes in the `rules of the game'? Razin, Eran // Urban Studies (Routledge);Feb98, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p321
Examines policies on controlling urban sprawl. Effects of market forces on urban sprawl; Macro-scale regional plans; Comprehensive reforms of the government map; Local government finance; Transfer of land from rural to urban local authorities; Reduction of the overdevelopment of industrial areas.
- China's Urban Transformation: Patterns and Processes of Morphological Change in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou. Gaubatz, Piper // Urban Studies (Routledge);Aug99, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p1495
New urban and economic development are transforming the fundamental nature and structure of China's cities. The distinctive patterns wrought by overlaying socialist ideals on the pre-1949 city are giving way to new forms reflecting the country's dynamic economic, social and political conditions....
- Mega-city boom. // Canada & the World Backgrounder;Mar1996, Vol. 61 Issue 5, p30
Presents graphs reflecting the 1994 population of mega-cities, cities with more than 10 million people and predictions for the population of mega-cities in the year 2015.
- Construction continues at Toledo's Swan Creek. // American City & County;Jan1998, Vol. 113 Issue 1, p12
Presents information on the development of Swan Creek, a tributary to the Maumee River in Toledo, Ohio. Construction of Owens Corning's global headquarters in 1996; Development of the Swan Creek Watershed Action Group; Details on several commercial and residential developments.
- They built their houses upon the sand. // American City & County;Jul2007, Vol. 122 Issue 7, p18
A photograph taken by Eloise Pennington, trainer/graphics specialist for Fort Myers, Florida, to show the growth in the city located in southwest Florida on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River, is presented.
- Twelve gates to the city. Lyman, Francesca // Sierra;May/Jun97, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p29
Discusses ways to build strong, livable and sustainable urban areas. Establishment of green markets; Design and construction of green homes; Humanization of cities; Limitations to urban growth; Use of public space; Restoration of the local landscape. INSET: Resources..