Sustainable planning theory and practice : a case study for Cincinnati

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dc.contributor.advisor Burayidi, Michael A.
dc.contributor.author Walker, Derek Vernon
dc.date.accessioned 2015-07-23T19:35:42Z
dc.date.available 2015-07-23T19:35:42Z
dc.date.issued 2015-06-17
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/123456789/199888
dc.description.abstract This study reviewed and commented on the Green Cincinnati Plan to enhance sustainability achievements, while providing a framework for reviewing and progressing sustainability in Midwestern cities faced with similar challenges as Cincinnati. Based on recent literature and planning practice, Cincinnati could greatly benefit by shifting problem solving to a regional scale and increasing action. Whether or not a municipality is ready to solve sustainability problems the time for action has come. No community can solve every problem short-term, by acting sooner they will be prepared and better situated for future plan revisions. Those communities who act locally to solve global issues now will benefit and be more resilient when international pressure for action is heightened. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Department of Urban Planning
dc.description.tableofcontents Planning background -- Sustainability planning in practice -- Green Cincinnati plan.
dc.subject.lcsh Sustainable urban development -- United States.
dc.subject.lcsh City planning -- United States.
dc.subject.lcsh Sustainable urban development -- Ohio -- Cincinnati -- Case studies.
dc.subject.lcsh City planning -- Ohio -- Cincinnati -- Case studies.
dc.title Sustainable planning theory and practice : a case study for Cincinnati en_US
dc.type Creative project (M.U.R.P.), 3 hours.
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.U.R.P.) en_US
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1805429


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