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Civic dialogues:

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We welcome suggestions for topics
to discuss, comments about the dialogues,
their format and timing, as well as other
statements of interest...

Beth and Eric
of the Civics Research Group


On “Smart Growth”. Is it smart?

Open Discussion

We would be happy to post any comments you might have.

Some references

Smart Growth Online

Smart Growth Ontario

National Neighbourhood Coalition

Oak Ridges moraine

Smart Growth Management Councils

Smart Growth More Efficient Land Use Management

York Region tries to get a grip on growth

urban sprawl

Consultants will look into costs of demolishing, relocating bus terminal in core

Smart Growth and Sustainability Do Not Create a False Dichotomy, They Must Go Together

Let's live within our boundaries

Planning for a Surprise A. Gotlieb Plan Canada

The Urban Tsunami M. Harcourt Plan Canada

Sprawling World, By Molly O'Meara Sheehan, World Watch, January/Febuary 2002, page 12

Our first series, January 16th - February 6th, 2002,