Environmental Justice and Land-Use Planning

American Planning Association PAS Quick Notes, No. 26, June 2010

Albany Law School Research Paper No. 5, 2011-2012

2 Pages Posted: 1 May 2011 Last revised: 24 Jun 2014

Patricia Salkin

Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center

Date Written: June 1, 2010

Abstract

This issue brief explores many opportunities for members of planning and zoning boards, professional planning staff and local elected officials to incorporate environmental justice principles into land use decisionmaking.

Keywords: environmental justice, EJ, social equity, zoning, land use planning, comprehensive plans, public participation, nonconforming uses, environmental review

JEL Classification: K11

Suggested Citation

Salkin, Patricia, Environmental Justice and Land-Use Planning (June 1, 2010). American Planning Association PAS Quick Notes, No. 26, June 2010; Albany Law School Research Paper No. 5, 2011-2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1827195

Patricia E. Salkin (Contact Author)

Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center ( email )

225 Eastview Drive
Central Islip, NY 11722
United States

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