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Driven to Action — Working with the media

2003
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This is one of five 4-page pamphlets contained in Driven to Action: Stopping Sprawl in Your Community, a community organizer's toolkit aimed at empowering local residents. This pamphlet will help organizers get their message heard in the media. It outlines a variety of potential media targets, and suggests how to... More »

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Driven to Action — Shaping Decisions

2003
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This is one of five 4-page pamphlets contained in Driven to Action: Stopping Sprawl in Your Community, a community organizer's toolkit aimed at empowering local residents. This pamphlet explains how to be an effective lobbyist. It provides direction for any activist who wants to meet with politicians and get the... More »

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Driven to Action — Sprawl facts

2003
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This is one of five 4-page pamphlets contained in Driven to Action: Stopping Sprawl in Your Community, a community organizer's toolkit aimed at empowering local residents. The toolkit is supported by a companion background paper titled Understanding Sprawl: a Citizen's Guide. Driven to Action: Stopping Sprawl in Your Community Understanding... More »

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Understanding Sprawl: A Citizen's Guide

2003
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Understanding Sprawl is a guide for decision-makers and citizens who want to create a healthy, affordable and sustainable urban future. It is not an architectural blueprint but an exploration of the forces that shape cities and what people can do about them. It probes the history of city and suburban development, which is critical for understanding current urban patterns. It reviews the nature of the city and outlines the social and economic costs incurred by recent development. More »

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