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Cities Back From the Edge : New Life for Downtown

Cities Back From the Edge : New Life for Downtown - 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0471361244

Cover of Cities Back From the Edge : New Life for Downtown 98 (ISBN 978-0471361244)
ISBN13: 978-0471361244
ISBN10: 0471361240
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No

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Cities Back From the Edge : New Life for Downtown - 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0471361244

Roberta Brandes Gratz and Norman Mintz

ISBN13: 978-0471361244
ISBN10: 0471361240
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No
Summary

In this pioneering book on successful urban recovery, two urban experts draw on their firsthand observations of downtown change across the country to identify a flexible, effective approach to urban rejuvenation. From transportation planning and sprawl containment to the threat of superstore retailers, they address a host of key issues facing our cities today.

Table of Contents

WHERE ARE WE?

Mansfield, Ohio--Getting Off the Big Project Merry-Go-Round.
The Mess We Have Made.
Project Planning or Urban Husbandry--The Choice.

TRANSPORTATION AND PLACE.

Death and Rebirth of the Public Realm.
Rebuilding Place, Valuing Transit.
Undoing Sprawl.

BIG, LITTLE, AND PREDATOR.

Free Competition or No Competition?
You Don't Have to Be Wal-Mart to Be Wal-Mart.
To Market, To Market.

DOWNTOWN ESSENTIALS.

Public Buildings, Public Policies.
Back to Basics.
Investing in People.

IT'S HAPPENING.

The SoHo Syndrome.

Conclusion: Back from the Edge.
Index.

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