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Unformatted text preview: building controls. In this sense, local governments hold enormous power. 1) Health- water syste, sewer system 2) Saftey- road systems, speed limits, road signs, drainage basins are very important 3) Public facilities- are any buildings citizens visit for services ; hospitals, police stations, libraries, court houses, schools, parks, subways, transportation hubs, a. These all impact local economy b. Cause discrepancies on locations of these buildings because of economy Airpoirts are close to public buildings because of both commercial interests and raw materials or politicians that need to be flown in close. Zoning restrictions must allow for this. 4) Housing- again, local governments decide ALL factors in housing, types of housing, materials, color, size, dimensions, upkeep, theme and models. a. Approx 85% or above are single-family homes....
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This note was uploaded on 09/28/2009 for the course POL 327 taught by Professor Withers during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Spring '08