URBS 210

URBS 210 - • Major industries • Highway builders •...

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URBS 210 18:44 - The terms city and suburb are outdated. More precise to speak about  ‘metropolitan areas’.  - Sprawl is based mainly in outskirt community that used to be farmland where  ‘McMansions’ are now constructed. Very complex, diverse process.  Who controls suburban growth? The Growth Machine
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Unformatted text preview: • Major industries • Highway builders • Regional services • Municipalities • Real Estate developers • Politicians/ ‘Elite” • Environmental factors • Civic organizations • Media - Overlapping enterprises= metropolitan growth machine 18:44 18:44...
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This note was uploaded on 05/10/2008 for the course URBS 210 taught by Professor Vitiello during the Spring '08 term at UPenn.

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