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Economic Benefits of Smart Growth and Costs of Sprawl

This report details how, by reducing development costs and concentrating economic activity, smart growth strategies can benefit local economies while reducing the impact of development on agricultural and forested land and avoiding the increased tax burden, travel costs, and health care costs of urban sprawl.

Author
Elana Richman
Publisher
Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania Land Trust Association
Page Numbers
12
Publication Date
April 06, 2012
Publication Type
Reports and Guides
State
National
Keywords
Cost of Sprawl, Smart Growth / Growth Management

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