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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Metropolitan Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: GreenSpace Alliance

Title:
Metropolitan Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: GreenSpace Alliance

Abstract:
Implementing urban sustainability necessarily covers a broad ranges of goals in program areas such as energy use, air and water quality, pollution prevention, and open space preservation. Philadelphia's sustainability plan covers scores of issues in eight different categories. While preserving open space in urban areas is only one of many issues sustainability, it is an especially important one to Metropolitan Philadelphia. The GreenSpace Alliance (GSA) works with local governments and brings together local and regional leaders interested in the protection of open space in the Philadelphia area.

URL:
http://www.smartcommunities.ncat.org/success/philadelphia.shtml

Source:
Smart Communities Network

Resource Type:
Case study/success story

Date of Publication:
Not Available

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