In the Lower Ninth Ward, Repatriation Requires More than Sustainable Design
By Camille Tuason Mata

Homebuilding for sustainability must be tempered with affordability considerations – and a good dose of community planning. Read the Planning Practice Feature.

Smart Growth Management in Suburbanizing Jackson County, Georgia
By Jerry Weitz, FAICP, Toni Smith, and Joel Logan

The authors describe the application of growth phasing and other techniques.

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Local land-use planners would be wise to remember that smart growth evolved from growth management.

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Rail Transit-Oriented Developments in the United States
By Heidi Gorman, AICP, and Robert Galvin, AICP

The authors summarize a database of 175 rail TODs in the United States. Read Planning Essentials.

Index, Volume 8, Practicing Planner

A subject matter index to Volume 8 (2010). Read the 2010 index.

Peer Reviewers

Practicing Planner acknowledges and thanks practitioners who reviewed abstracts and manuscripts for Volume 8 (2010). View Peer Reviewers for Volume 8. Read Peer Reviewers for Volume 8.