Land Use Planning, Environmental Protection and Growth Management: The Florida Experience, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Land Use Planning, Environmental Protection and Growth Management

The Florida Experience, 1st Edition

By Robert A Catlin

CRC Press

270 pages

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Hardback: 9781575040424
pub: 1997-10-01
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This book examines the history and impact of Florida's Comprehensive Planning legislation. Topics include coastal zone management, solid waste planning, land use impacts, planning strategies, and more.

Table of Contents

Part One: Background


The Evolution of Land Development Policy in Florida, 1850-1970

Toward Managed Growth, 1971-1991

Part Two: The Rationale for Case Studies

The Hillsborough County solid Waste Site Selection Controversy: Struggling with a NIMBY

Old Hyde Park Village: An Example of Transactive Planning

The West Palm Beach City Center: A Succession of Plans

Alachua County: Running To or From Managed Growth?

Toward Improving the Planning/Development Process for Florida's Local Governmental Units

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / Environmental
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection