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2009-2010 Graduate Catalog 
    
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PAD 7430 - Regional and Local Planning

3 Class Hours 0 Laboratory Hours 3 Credit Hours
Prerequisite: PAD 6200.
This course covers the theory, history and the technical and legal bases of regional/metropolitan and local planning. The topics to be discussed are the history of planning in the U.S. and European countries, the legal bases and politics of planning, the tools of land-use planning, community development, transportation planning, economic development and growth management, and environmental and energy planning. Particular emphases will be on the legal and technical aspects of planning in cities, counties, and metropolitan regions. The implications of citizen participation in planning for democracy and political processes will also be discussed.



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