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LISC Experts Online: "Smart Growth Revisited: Community Developers and Sustainability Moving Forward"

The last decade has seen the expansion of smart growth as a primary lever for the revitalization of cities and a key component of community revitalization.

What has LISC learned about the relationship of smart growth to community sustainability through the Building Sustainable Communities program?

How do these two movements now connect and what are the opportunities moving forward? How are community developers using smart principles in their work and what have we learned about best practices?


  • Kaid Benfield, NRDC
  • Don Chen, The Ford Foundation
  • Teresa Brice, LISC
  • Julia Seward, LISC (Moderator)

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Posted in Community & The Regional Economy, Planning

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