Neighborhood Planning: A Guide for Citizens and Planners, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Neighborhood Planning

A Guide for Citizens and Planners, 1st Edition

By Bernie Jones


136 pages

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Paperback: 9780918286673
pub: 1990-10-01

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First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. This guide explains neighborhood planning for both citizens and professionals. It explains what information to collect, where to get it, and how to assess it; how to pinpoint key issues, set clear goals, and devise strategies to achieve them; and how to package, implement, and update the final plan. Although this book could be used by citizens working alone, Jones advocates a team approach—citizens and professionals planning together. He highlights which tasks are best suited to the professional and how the planner should manage his role as intermediary between the city administration and residents. Jones also takes a detailed look at the neighborhood plan itself. Numerous maps illustrate how to inventory environmental features, land uses, circulation systems, and design features.

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Neighbourhood Planning 2. Democratic neighbourhood Planning 3. Figure 21 Planning Process Flowchart

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ARCHITECTURE / Urban & Land Use Planning