Nancy earned a masters degree in urban and regional

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Unformatted text preview: orked as an urban planner and served on the city of San Jose’s Planning Commission, “We can cut down on urban sprawl, preserve open space and farm land, and encourage green building development.] Urban sprawl concentrates poverty and lumps the dehumanizing impacts on the least fortunate members of society Nancy Thompson (certified community planner. Nancy earned a master’s degree in urban and regional planning, and has served as a planning director in city and county governments. Often her department has been responsible for capital improvements, community development projects, and code enforcement too. She also served as president of a consulting firm specializing in neighborhood plans and community development work.) Accessed July 4, 2012 The Effects of Urban Sprawl on Costs, Health, Environment If you don't drive, you're in for a tough time in most areas. Each metropolitan area offers a few pedestrian-friendly walkable communities where you can find shops, restaurants, banks,...
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2013 for the course PHILOSOPHY 303m taught by Professor Tye during the Fall '12 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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