John R. Nolon

Pace University School of Law

Professor of Law, Counsel and Faculty Liaison, Land Use Law Center

78 North Broadway

White Plains, NY 10603

United States

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Scholarly Papers (63)

1.

Hydrofracking: Disturbances Both Geological and Political: Who Decides?

44 Urb. Law. 507 (2012 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 May 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
John R. Nolon and Victoria Polidoro
Pace University School of Law and Pace University - School of Law
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Practically Grounded: Convergence of Land Use Law Pedagogy and Best Practices

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 60, No. 3, February 2011, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 36
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2013
John R. Nolon and Patricia Salkin
Pace University School of Law and Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 364 (65,134)

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legal education, land use law, zoning, law teaching, best practices, innovation in teaching

3.

Integrating Sustainable Development Planning and Climate Change Management: A Challenge to Planners and Land Use Attorneys

Planning and Environmental Law, Vol. 63, p. 3, March 2011, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 47
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
John R. Nolon and Patricia Salkin
Pace University School of Law and Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 318 (69,401)

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climate change, sustainable development, zoning, land use, transit oriented development, neighborhood planning, comprehensive planning, carbon emissions, LEED, GHG

4.

Towards Engaged Scholarship

Pace Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Pace University School of Law, University of Montana - Alexander Blewett III School of Law, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, SUNY Buffalo Law School, Fordham University School of Law, South Texas College of Law, Pace Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, Albany Law School, University of San Francisco - School of Law, West Virginia University - College of Law, Vermont Law School, University of Kansas - School of Law, University at Buffalo Law School, Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law, Drake University Law School and Vanderbilt Law School
Downloads 294 (86,345)

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legal scholarship, teaching, legal profession, education, pedagogy

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Land Use for Energy Conservation and Sustainable Development: A New Path Toward Climate Change Mitigation

Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Vol. 27, 2012
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2012
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 240 (87,358)
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Climate Change, Zoning and Transportation Planning: Urbanization as a Response to Carbon Loading

Real Estate Law Journal, Vol. 36, p. 211, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 May 2014
John R. Nolon and Jessica A. Bacher
Pace University School of Law and Land Use Law Center
Downloads 192 (112,946)

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The Law of Sustainable Development: Keeping Pace

Pace Law Review, Vol. 30, 2010
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2010
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 190 (118,619)

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Disaster Mitigation Through Land Use Strategies

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 37, 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 146 (170,011)

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disaster planning, hurricanes

Disaster Mitigation Through Land Use Strategies

LOSING GROUND: A NATION ON EDGE, John R. Nolon, Daniel B. Rodriguez, eds., 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Nov 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 44 (358,096)

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The Land Use Stabilization Wedge Strategy: Shifting Ground to Mitigate Climate Change

William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review, Vol. 34, p. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Dec 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 184 (112,480)

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Shifting Paradigms Transform Environmental and Land Use Law: The Emergence of the Law of Sustainable Development

Fordham Environmental Law Journal, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2013
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 155 (132,576)

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sustainable development

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In Praise of Parochialism: The Advent of Local Environmental Law

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 26, 2002
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 138 (144,282)
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Shifting Ground to Address Climate Change: The Land Use Law Solution

Government, Law and Policy Journal, Vol. 10, p. 23, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 124 (181,697)
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Comparative Land Use Law: Patterns of Sustainability

Urban Lawyer, Vol. 37, p. 807, 2005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 122 (183,935)

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Hydrofracking: State Preemption, Local Power, and Cooperative Governance

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 4, 2013
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
John R. Nolon and Steven E Gavin
Pace University School of Law and Pace University - Land Use Law Center
Downloads 112 (149,669)

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Rising Tides-Changing Title: Walton County v. Stop the Beach Renourishment

Real Estate Law Journal, Vol. 38, p. 392, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2014
John R. Nolon and Kristen M. Grzan
Pace University School of Law and Pace University - School of Law
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Regulatory Takings and Property Rights Confront Sea Level Rise: How Do They Roll?

Widener Law Review, Vol. 21, 2012
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2014
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Golden and Its Emanations: The Surprising Origins of Smart Growth

Urban Lawyer, Vol. 35, No. 15, 2003
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 98 (207,303)
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Historical Overview of the American Land Use System: A Diagnostic Approach to Evaluating Governmental Land Use Control

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 23, 2006
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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The Role of Lawyers in Resolving Environmental Interest Disputes

Real Estate Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 200, 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon and Jessica A. Bacher
Pace University School of Law and Land Use Law Center
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Comprehensive Land Use Planning: Learning How and Where to Grow

Pace Law Review, Vol. 13, 1993
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Climate Change and Sustainable Development: The Quest for Green Communities, Part I

Planning & Environmental Law, Vol. 61, No. 10, pp. 3-10, October 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Feb 2010
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Champions of Change: Reinventing Democracy Through Land Law Reform

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 30, 2006
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Creating a Local Environmental Law Program

Real Estate Law Journal, Vol. 36, p. 350, 2007
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 73 (258,881)

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Climate Change and Sustainable Development: The Quest for Green Communities, Part II

Planning & Environmental Law, Vol. 61, No. 11, p. 3, November 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Local Inclusionary Housing Programs: Meeting Housing Needs

Real Estate Law Journal, Vol. 36, p. 73, 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon and Jessica A. Bacher
Pace University School of Law and Land Use Law Center
Downloads 66 (273,059)

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Shattering the Myth of Municipal Impotence: The Authority of Local Government to Create Affordable Housing

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 17, 1989
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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The National Land Use Policy Act

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 13, 1996
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Zoning, Transportation, and Climate Change

New York Zoning Law and Practice Report, Vol. 8, No. 2, September/October 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Changing Times - Changing Practice: New Roles for Lawyers in Resolving Complex Land Use and Environmental Disputes

Pace Environmental Law Review, Vol. 27, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2013
John R. Nolon and Jessica A. Bacher
Pace University School of Law and Land Use Law Center
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Land Use and Climate Change: Lawyers Negotiating Above Regulation

Brooklyn Law Review , Vol. 78, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2013
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 53 (290,850)

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Managing Climate Change Through Biological Sequestration: Open Space Law Redux

Stanford Environmental Law Journal, vol. 31, 2012
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2015
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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The Mighty Myths of Kelo

Government, Law and Policy Journal, Vol. 9, p. 10, 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Inroduction: Considering the Trend Toward Local Environmental Law

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 20, 2002
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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The Erosion of Home Rule Through the Emergence of State-Interests in Land Use Control

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 10, 1993
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Local Land Use Control in New York: An Aging Citadel Under Siege

New York State Bar Journal, p. 38, July-August 1992
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 Nov 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Land Use and Climate Change Bubbles: Resilience, Retreat, and Due Diligence

William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review, 2015
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2015
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 42 (302,893)

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climate change, land use, climate bubble

37.

Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing: The Search for Solutions that Are Just Right

Zoning and Planning Law Report, Vol. 35, No. 7, July 2012
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Oct 2012
John R. Nolon and Tiffany Zezula
Pace University School of Law and Pace University - School of Law
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Fusing Economic and Environmental Policy: The Need for Framework Laws in the United States and Argentina

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 13, 1996
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Reinventing Redevelopment Law

Real Estate Law Journal, Vol. 37, No. 234, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Oct 2009
John R. Nolon and Jessica A. Bacher
Pace University School of Law and Land Use Law Center
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Introduction: Seminar on the Law of Sustainable Development - United States

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 13, 1996
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Affordable Housing in the New York Courts: A Case for Legislative Action

New York Zoning Law and Practice Report, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Feb 2010
John R. Nolon and Jessica A. Bacher
Pace University School of Law and Land Use Law Center
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Private Property Investment, Lucas, and the Fairness Doctrine

(PELR) Pace Environmental Law Review, Vol. 10, No. 1, 1992
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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A Comparative Analysis of New Jersey's Mount Laurel Cases with the Berenson Cases in New York

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 4, 1986
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 37 (361,344)

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Land Preservation

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW PRACTICE GUIDE: STATE AND FEDERAL LAW (Michael B. Gerrard, ed., Matthew Bender, 2003
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Expanding Traditional Land Use Authority through Environmental Legislation: The Regulation of Affordable Housing

2 Hofstra Property Law Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, 1988
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon and Mary C. Stockel
Pace University School of Law and Pace University School of Law
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Katrina's Lament: Reconstructing Federalism

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 23, 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Breaking Ground: Planning and Building in Priority Growth Districts

Real Estate Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 90, 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
John R. Nolon and Jessica A. Bacher
Pace University School of Law and Land Use Law Center
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Footprints in the Shifting Sands of the Isle of Palms: A Practical Analysis of Regulatory Takings Cases

Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Vol. 8, 1992
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Grassroots Regionalism Through Intermunicipal Land Use Compacts

St. John's Law Review , Vol. 73, 1999
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Changes Spark Interest in Sustainable Urban Places: But How Do We Identify and Support Them?

Fordham Urban Law Journal, 2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2013
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 30 (327,265)

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climate change, municipal, rural, urban

51.

Toward a Housing Imperative and Other Reflections on Balanced Growth and Development

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 7, 1990
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Takings and Property Rights Legislation

Albany Law Environmental Outlook Journal, Vol. 2, 1996
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 30 (371,817)

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Mitigating the Adverse Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing: A Role for Local Zoning?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Jessica A. Bacher and John R. Nolon
Land Use Law Center and Pace University School of Law
Downloads 27 (364,790)

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Fracking, hydrofracking, zoning, local zoning

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Paradigms of Positive Change: Reordering the Nation's Land Use System

PLANNING REFORM IN THE NEW CENTURY, Daniel R. Mandelker, ed., American Planning Association, 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Reexamining Federal Housing Programs in a Time of Fiscal Austerity: The Trend toward Block Grants and Housing Allowances

Urban Lawyer, Vol. 14, p. 249, 1982
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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An Environmental Understanding of the Local Land Use System

Environmental Law Reporter, p. 10215, March 2015, John R. Nolon, Protecting the Environment Through Land Use Law: Standing Ground, ELI Press, 2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
Downloads 26 (333,207)

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land use, local land use, standing ground, environmental

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The Stable Door is Open: New York's Statutes to Protect Farm Land

New York State Bar Journal, p. 36, February 1995
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 Nov 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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The Future of Our Land: Presidential Leadership

Planning & Environmental Law, Vol. 60, No. 1, January/February 2008
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Land Use Law Reform: A Judicial and Practical Imperative

New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 65, p. 18, December 1993
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Nov 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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new york, land use

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Summary of the United States Seminar on Our National Environmental Laws

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 13, 1996
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Introduction: Dedication to James A. Coon

Pace Law Review, Vol. 13, 1993
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Mitigating Climate Change by Zoning for Solar Energy Systems: Embracing Clean Energy Technology in Zoning's Centennial Year

Zoning & Planning Law Report, December 2015
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Feb 2016
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Enhancing the Urban Environment Through Green Infrastructure

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 46, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
John R. Nolon
Pace University School of Law
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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 6    Citations: 0
1.

Contemporary Issues in Teaching Land Use

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Jul 2017
Pace University School of Law, Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, University of Idaho College of Law - Boise and Drake University Law School
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Land Use, Sustainability, RLUIPA, Zoning, Nuisance, Pedagogy, Comprehensive Plan, General Plan, Variance, Subdivision, Nonconforming, Takings, Exactions, Impact Fees, Signs, Billboards, Local Environmental Law, Climate Change