Environmental Justice and Land-Use Planning
American Planning Association PAS Quick Notes, No. 26, June 2010
2 Pages Posted: 1 May 2011 Last revised: 24 Jun 2014
Date Written: June 1, 2010
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
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