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Land Use/ Planning

This category includes master planning, land use and transportation planning, as well as zoning. Includes brownfield redevelopment, Smart Growth, New Urbanism, pedestrian-oriented planning and development, as well as location-based programs such as location-efficient mortgages and the US Green Building Council?s Leadership in Energy and Environment Neighbor Development (LEED ND).

City/County: San Diego, California, USA Primary Category: Economic Development Secondary Category: Land Use/ Planning Detailed analysis of city program to reduce vacant residential and commercial properties through inc…more

City/County: County of Marin, California, USA Primary Category: Climate Change Policy Secondary Category: Land Use/ Planning Overview of greenhouse gas (GHG) climate change dangers from a global and county perspective in rega…more

City/County: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Primary Category: Land Use/ Planning Secondary Category: Sustainability Management City Planning Commission, and Office of Strategic Planning joint review of existing initiatives, inc…more

City/County: Washington, Districtofcolumbia, USA Primary Category: Green Building/ Development Secondary Category: Land Use/ Planning Federal District act to ensure that all city buildings meet Leadership in Environment and Energy (LE…more

City/County: Indianapolis, Indiana, USA Primary Category: Forestry/ Street Greening Secondary Category: Land Use/ Planning Public-private program establishes goal of planting 100,000 trees over ten years. Tree replenishmen…more

City/County: Denver, Colorado, USA Primary Category: Land Use/ Planning Secondary Category: Transportation/ Fleets Guide prioritizes planning and implementation activities relating to transportation. Identifies effe…more

City/County: Cary, Northcarolina, USA Primary Category: Parks/ Open Space/ Habitat Secondary Category: Land Use/ Planning Audubon International Gold Signature Program includes preserving wooded areas, pocket parks, wildlif…more

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