Smart Growth- The Massachusetts Experience

Washington, DC (May 15, 2006)- Anthony Flint, Director of Smart Growth Education in Massachusetts’ Office of Commonwealth Development, spent 16 years as a reporter for the Boston Globe focusing on growth issues, a year as a visiting scholar at the Harvard School of Design, and is now head of smart growth education in the Massachusetts commonwealth government.

Mr. Flint recently published a book, This Land: the Battle Over Sprawl and the Future of America, with the Johns Hopkins University Press. Here, he discusses the impacts of the Massachusetts smart growth initiative, which has been a priority for Governor Romney.
Listen to The Massachusetts Experience.
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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