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Resources for Activists


The fight against sprawl is taking place in communities all over America. We can all learn valuable lessons from each other on how to stop sprawl and promote more sensible infill development.

Population Growth and Suburban Sprawl: A Complex Relationship

Better Communities Start with More Transportation Choices

Global Warming: Sprawling Across the Nation

New Roads Are Not the Answer: Avoiding Traffic Congestion Through Transportation Choices

Smart Growth and Affordable Housing: A Partnership for Success

Challenge to Sprawl Campaign Tool Kit - a wealth of information to help you stop sprawl where you live.

Transportation and Land-Use Planners who can help you

What Can You Do About Sprawl?

Smart Growth and Environmental Justice principles - sample resolutions for your chapter or group.

Links to websites on transportation, land use, and livable communities.

Anti-Sprawl Campaigns around the US.

State-specific directory of links to information about sprawl and highway issues

Sprawl E-mail discussion lists - pose your question or problem to the experts, both locally and nationally.

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