1 See www.smartgrowth.org.
2 See www.smartgrowthamerica.com.
3 See www.planning.org.
4 See www.planning.org/policyguides/smartgrowth.htm
5 See www.epa.state.oh.us/oleo/lepr/lepr.htm
6 See www.hbacleveland.com/growth.html
7 Planning for Smart Growth: 2002 State of the States, American Planning Association, 2002.
8 "Physiographic Regions of Ohio," map by C. Scott Brockman, Ohio Division of Geological Survey.
9 Battle Cry of Freedom by James M. McPherson, Ballantine Books Edition, 1989, p. 31.
10 Access Ohio: Ohio Multi-Modal State Transportation Plan to the Year 2020, Ohio Department of Transportation, 1993.
11 "State of the Transportation System 2002," Ohio Department of Transportation (see www.dot.state.oh.us/sos00/default.htm).
12 "Physical Activity and Health: A Report of the Surgeon General, Centers for Disease Control, www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/sgr/sgr.htm.
13 U.S. Census data.
14 Rusk, David, "Cleveland: 'Comeback City; or Treading Water?" excerpted in the Summer 2002 issue of the EcoCity Cleveland Journal.
15 Meck, Stuart and Jason Wittenberg, "Ohio Smart Growth Agenda," American Planning Association and EcoCity Cleveland, 1998 (see www.ecocitycleveland.org/
16 Rusk, ibid.
17 from a presentation by Tom Bier, director of the Housing Policy Research Center, Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland State University, before a legislator informational hearing on February 22, 2002, organized by State Rep. Edward Jerse. Reprinted in the Summer 2002 issue of the EcoCity Cleveland Journal.
18 Rusk, ibid.
19 Orfield, Myron and Thomas Luce, "Ohio's Mahoning Valley Regional Metropatterns: A Regional Agenda for Community and Stability," Metropolitan Area Research Corporation, 2001 (see www.metroresearch.org).
20 Orfield, Myron and Thomas Luce, "Cincinnati Metropatterns: A Regional Agenda for Community and Stability," Metropolitan Area Research Corporation, 2001 (see www.metroresearch.org).
21 Beach, Dana, "Coastal Sprawl: The Effects of Urban Design on Aquatic Ecosystems in the United States," Pew Oceans Commission, 2002.
22 "Year 2000 Ohio Water Resource Inventory," Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (see www.epa.state.oh.us/dsw/document_index/305b.html).
23 "Clean Water 2000," Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (see www.noaca.org or see summary at www.ecocitycleveland.org/smartgrowth/watershed/
24 "Lake Erie Protection and Restoration Plan," Ohio Lake Erie Commission, 2000, p. 6.
25 Meck, ibid.
26 Meck, Stuart, "Garage-Sale Planning in Ohio," EcoCity Cleveland Journal, 1993 (see www.ecocitycleveland.org/
27 "Ohio Farmland Preservation Task Force: Findings and Recommendations," June 1997 (www.state.oh.us/agr/FPTFcover.HTML).
28 Available at www.ecocitycleveland.org/smartgrowth/
29 "Greater Cincinnati Metro Region Resourcebook: Preparing for the New Millenium" by Michael Gallis & Associates, 1999 (www.gccc.com/quick_links/pubs/gallis/gallis.asp).
30 For an account of the hearing, see the EcoCity Cleveland Journal, Summer 2002.
31 Meck, ibid.
32 Puentes, Robert, and Myron Orfield, "Valuing America's First Suburbs: A Policy Agenda for Older Suburbs in the Midwest," The Brookings Institution, 2002 (see www.brookings.edu/dybdocroot/es/urban/publications.htm).
33 See www.buckeyeinstitute.org.
34 The Biodiversity Project has done extensive polling and focus group work on American's attitudes toward land use and development issues. The findings have been published in useful guides for talking to citizens and the media. See www.biodiversityproject.org/messagekit.htm.
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