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.
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