Being Smart (Growth) About Justice: Can the Obama Administration Undo Decades of Environmental Injustice Via Smart Growth?
Jamie Baker Roskie
University of Georgia Law School
November 12, 2010
Seattle Environmental Law Journal, Forthcoming
UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-18
This article focuses on the Obama administration's potential impact on environmental justice issues, particularly through EPA's Smart Growth program and partners. The article will also consider whether the new emphasis at EPA might be helpful in local communities, including UGA Land Use Clinic's client Newtown Florist Club of Gainesville, Georgia.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 15
Keywords: environmental law, environmental justice, environmental protection agency, EPA, Smart Growth, land use, agency administration
JEL Classification: K32
Date posted: November 14, 2010