Smart Growth Dead In Austin

As government incentives for downtown development dry up, an Austin columnist concludes that smart growth is dead.
June 26, 2003, 4am PDT | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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"In the end, Smart Growth passed away peacefully, and mostly unnoticed by the crowds that gathered earlier this month at City Hall. There were no tears; there were no eulogies. And a City Council that once embraced Smart Growth so warmly in its infancy, essentially ushered it out of existence with a quick, unanimous vote, preceded by little substantive discussion."

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Published on Sunday, June 22, 2003 in Austin American-Statesmen
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