Unformatted text preview: everyday necessities like food, water, and shelter. With a shortage in these necessities, a city cannot begin to expand and develop its assets, but it has to tend to the needs of the citizens and individuals first. Overpopulation will slowly create a negative effect on the urban area because eventually there will not be enough jobs for everyone trying to live in the city. This will then increase the unemployment rate and more people will be without jobs and unable to support their family or the city. This prevents the city from developing and growing in the future....
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- Spring '07
- Overpopulation hinders development, Shawn Bowlus URP, Shawn Bowlus, major urban problem