Additional Information

General Resources

  • Arendt, Randall, Envisioning Better Communities, APA Planners’ Press and the Urban Land Institute, 2010
  • Beaumont, Constance E., Smart States, Better Communities, National Trust for Historic Preservation, 1996, Washington, D.C.
  • Campoli, Julie, Made for Walking; Density and Neighborhood Form, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2012
  • Crankshaw, Ned, Creating Vibrant Public Spaces, Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2009
  • Cullen, Gordon, Townscape, New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1961
  • Duany, Andres; Speck, Jeff; and Lydon, Mike, The Smart Growth Manual, McGraw-Hill, 2010
  • Eckbo, Garrett, Urban Landscape Design, New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, 1964
  • Hedman, Richard with Jaszewski, Andrew, Fundamentals of Urban Design, Washington, D.C.: APA Planners Press, 1984
  • Hylton, Thomas, Save Our Land, Save Our Towns, Harrisburg, PA: RB Books, Seitz and Seitz, Inc., 1995
  • Jacobs, Jane, The Death and Life of Great American Cities, New York: Random House, 1961
  • Katz, Peter, The New Urbanism, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 1994
  • Lynch, Kevin, The Image of the City, MIT Press, Boston, MA, 1960
  • Sale, Kirkpatrick, Human Scale, New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1980
  • Simonds, John Ormsbee, Landscape Architecture, New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1961
  • Tachieva, Galina, Sprawl Repair Manual, 2010 (
  • Walters, David; and Brown, Linda Luise, Design First, Burlington, MA: Elsevier Architectural Press, 2004
  • Walters, David, Designing Community, Burlington, MA: Elsevier Architectural Press, 2007

Connection Between Land Use Patterns, Physical Activity, and Health

Smart Growth

  • Getting to Smart Growth: 100 Policies for Implementation, and Getting to Smart Growth II: 100 More Policies for Implementation
  • Smart Growth Network (
  • International City/County Management Association (

Financial Resiliency for Local Governments

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