2011

Sustainability in America’s Cities

Creating the Green Metropolis

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ISBN: 978-1-61091-028-6 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-19

    The Rise of the Urban Sustainability Movement in America

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    Pages 21-44

    Strategic Climate Action Planning in Portland

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    Pages 45-67

    Greening the Industrial District: Transforming Milwaukee’s Menomonee Valley from a Blighted Brownfield into a Sustainable Place to Work and Play

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    Pages 69-90

    Phoenix, the Role of the University, and the Politics of Green-Tech

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    Pages 91-111

    LEED in the Nation’s Capitol: A Policy and Planning Perspective on Green Building in Washington, D.C.

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    Pages 113-132

    The Greening of Mobility in San Francisco

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    Pages 133-156

    Wind, Waves, and Watts: Creating a Clean Energy Future for Honolulu

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    Pages 157-179

    Clean Waters, Clean City: Sustainable Storm Water Management in Philadelphia

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    Pages 181-203

    Toward a Sustainable New York City: Greening through Urban Forest Restoration

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    Pages 205-229

    Greening the Food Supply in New York

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    Pages 231-246

    Where Sustainability Stands Now: Contemporary Trends and Future Prospects

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 247-285