Skip to comments.Cities Resist Regional Plan to Limit Sprawl
Posted on 06/16/2012 8:19:22 AM PDT by Twotone
Weak regional agencies could miss pollution targets if they are unable to persuade local leaders to change
A high-profile effort to focus new Bay Area housing into energy-efficient transit villages is seen as unworkable even as it makes its public debut this summer, say urban planners, because regional government lacks the authority to make cities build dense urban neighborhoods.
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Cry me a river...
Every state needs to do what Alabama just did.
If zoning can make laws enforcing low density (mandated large lot sizes and minimum house size) then it can mandate density as well.
Can’t have it both ways.
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