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Joel S. Hirschhorn

Feature
January 18, 2005, 12am PST

The current tsunami disaster should cause serious rethinking of seaside development for all coastal locations, but there is little evidence that it will.

Joel S. Hirschhorn
Feature
April 5, 2004, 12am PDT

Though smart growth and new urbanism have different origins, constituencies, and tactics, the leaders of these movements must identify how they complement one another.

Joel S. Hirschhorn
Feature
January 12, 2004, 12am PST

Transportation has become far too important to be steered by people who prefer the existing automobile-dominated system.

Joel S. Hirschhorn
Feature
October 27, 2003, 12am PST
In the war on sprawl, the smart growth movement cannot directly compete with the powerful and well-funded sprawl lobby. But it is folly to ignore the sprawl lobby and its commitment to sustain the sprawl status quo.
Joel S. Hirschhorn
Feature
June 24, 2003, 12am PDT
Sprawl is reaching military installations and threatening the nation's defense capabilities.
Joel S. Hirschhorn