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    The Cost and Consequences of Suburban Sprawl - "The Dark Side of the American Dream" a 1998 report on urban sprawl by the Sierra Club.

    Sprawl Brawl - Commentaries and analysis about sprawl and growth-planning from Reason. A conservative journal, but page includes links to information sources on both sides of issue.

    The Planning Report - A newsletter reporting on managed growth in Southern California.

    The National Trust Main Street Center - A historic preservation based downtown revitalization resource for Main Street Programs, historic preservationists, urban planners, community revitalizationists, part of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

    Smart Growth Network - The Smart Growth Network helps create national, regional and local coalitions to support intelligent and sustainable growth.

    Regional Planning News from - A daily source of information on trends in state "smart growth" legislation, regional planning programs, and local comprehensive plans.

    The Road to Sprawl - Multi-part article discussing the problems associated with sprawl and efforts being made to fix them, from Friends of the Earth.

    New Urbanism - Package of features about efforts to revive traditional community design and sustainable alternatives to sprawl, from Conscious Choice magazine, Apr. 2001.

    Scenic America - Information and resources from advocacy organization to protect scenic qualities of communities and roadways

    Preservation Institute - Information and resources about alternatives to dehumanizing modern trends on social and environmental quality

    Urban Futures - A project of Reason Public Policy Institute. the Urban Futures Program promotes voluntary, private-sector and market-oriented solutions to sprawl and urban issues.

    Sprawl Watch - Clearinghouse with news, information and resource links about land-use, community planning and preservation

    National Sprawl News Index - A periodically updated directory of articles about suburban sprawl, downtown and city abandonment

    Sprawl-Busters - Updated and opinionated news items about disputes regarding commercial development from organization opposed to proliferation of Wal-Mart and other aspects of commercial strips and malls.

    Auto Free Times Magazine - News and opinion about transportation and road development issues from Alliance for a Paving Morotorium, an activist organization opposed to new road construction

    Congress for the New Urbanism - News, information and other resources from organization advocating for restoration of cities and human-oriented livable communities with a sense of place.

    Edesign - News, information, directory and other resources about design and activities that encourage livable, sustainable communities, from Florida Design Initiative.

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