Reflections on the National Politics of Smart Growth

Washington, DC (July 14, 2005)- Who are some of Congress’s current leaders on livable communities, and what may be effective strategies and leverage for creating a stronger federal partnership? Maria Zimmerman will share her observations about changing views and opportunities for advancing smart growth policies in Congress. Zimmerman will also highlight the growing demand for transit-oriented communities and new provisions within the current federal transportation reauthorization bill.


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About the Smart Growth Speaker Series
The Smart Growth Speaker Series hosts speakers on a monthly basis to describe this new development paradigm, explore specific approaches, to foster dialog, and identify opportunities for positive change in growth and development patterns. Event sponsors are the Smart Growth Network, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Building Museum. The series, which is free to the public, is held at the National Building Museum, 401 F Street N.W, Washington D.C. (Judiciary Square Metro). Registration not required.
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For more information, contact Kevin Nelson or visit the Smart Growth Speaker Series.