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.
Economic Benefits of Smart Growth and Costs of Sprawl
Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania Land Trust Association
April 06, 2012
Reports and Guides
Cost of Sprawl, Smart Growth / Growth Management