Is No Growth Also Smart Growth?
Most local planners view some accommodation of projected population increases as the 'right thing to do' and reluctantly support 'No Growth' policies when forced to by their elected officials and/or voters. Many of us work and/or live in communities with growth pressure where some of the amenities and quality of life that residents enjoy are threatened by growth. Following are four arguments to respectfully offer the 'No Growth' alternative as an arguable position for local planners
Thanks to Chris Steins