January 2005
Planning;Jan2005, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p66
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The article presents the views of American Planning Association executive director Paul Farmer on the role of city planners in the U.S. The need for planners is to continue to learn and to advance the planning movement while keeping an open mind. Planners are always searching for their niche, their role, their unique responsibilities and contributions. This search is a challenge, but it is also a positive thing. It enables them to grow and to change as the world around them. Farmer also believes that the next four years will be challenging ones.


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