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GLIN==> urban sprawl and land use management



> Concerned about urban sprawl and land use management?  Check out what four
> experts and others had to say at the Municipal Workshop, held September
> 24, 1999 in conjunction with the International Joint Commission's 1999
> Milwaukee Biennial Meeting on Great Lakes Water Quality.  More important
> than just talking about problems, the speakers presented innovative
> approaches that are actively being implemented.
> 
> -	Dr. Robert Burchell, Rutgers University.  The Economics of Sprawl
> - 	Mr. Ron Young, Maryland Office of Planning.  Maryland's Smart Growth
> - 	Mr. Sam Edwards, Tennessee Chapter, American Planning Association.
> Tennessee's Unified Design and Arbitration Process -- Local Government
> Owning their Own Regional Approach
> - 	Ms. Lynne Woolstencroft, City of Waterloo, Ontario.  Role of Local
> Governments in Effective Land Management
> 
> The session, hosted by Wisconsin State Senator Brian Burke, also included
> insightful perspectives by John Norquist, Mayor of Milwaukee, Wisconsin;
> and Peter Yeomans, Mayor of Dorval Quebec.  In addition, Ms. Jan Marsh of
> the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency provided information about Better
> America Bonds.
> 
> The transcript of the Municipal Workshop is posted on the Commission's web
> site at:
> 
> http://www.ijc.org/milwaukee/transcript/99_12d_municipal.html
> 
> Transcripts of selected other sessions from the Commission's Biennial
> Meeting, including presentations by U.S. EPA Administrator Carol Browner
> and the Commission's Boards, as well as the Commission's Public Hearing on
> Progress under the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, are also posted
> for your use at:
> 
> http://www.ijc.org/milwaukee/postprog.html
> 
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