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Where can I find information on urban growth?

For information about Urban Growth we suggest that you visit EPA's Smart Growth site at: http://www.epa.gov/smartgrowth/. There you will find information and resources for smart growth funding and initiatives, as well as smart growth policy examples, publications, and links to Smart Growth Network partner sites.

Contact information for the EPA Smart Growth Program:

Development, Community, and Environment Division (MC 1807T)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20460
Email: smartgrowth@epa.gov

The National Award for Smart Growth Achievement recognizes communities that use the principles of smart growth to create better places. This annual competition is open to public- and private-sector entities. To find out more visit their webpage: http://www.epa.gov/smartgrowth/awards.htm. You can also sign up for updates on the awards and other news from EPA’s Office of Sustainable Communities on the EPA Smart Growth Listserv: http://yosemite.epa.gov/opei/opeipub.nsf/Membership.

A related EPA site, Green Communities, includes tools, resources, and case studies for creating sustainable communities: http://www.epa.gov/greenkit/index.htm

Contact information for EPA's Green Communities program:

Francesca Di Cosmo
Green Communities Project Coordinator
U.S. EPA Region 3 (3DA00)
1650 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Email: dicosmo.francesca@epa.gov
Webform: http://www.epa.gov/greenkit/comments.htm

You may also be interested in the EPA Sustainability webpage: http://www.epa.gov/sustainability/

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