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Neighborhoods, people, and community

by Roger S. Ahlbrandt

  • 321 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.),
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Pittsburgh.
    • Subjects:
    • Neighborhood -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh.,
    • Urban policy -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh.,
    • Community life.,
    • Community organization.,
    • Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoger S. Ahlbrandt, Jr.
      SeriesEnvironment, development and public policy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN80.P6 A35 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 238 p. :
      Number of Pages238
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2846236M
      ISBN 100306415429
      LC Control Number84008339

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      How Neighborhoods Make Us Sick Restoring Health and Wellness to Our Communities by Veronica Squires and Breanna Lathrop Order Today! Our neighborhoods are literally making us sick. Buildings with mold trigger asthma and other respiratory conditions. Geographic lack of access to food and health care increases childhood mortality. Community violence traumatizes residents. Great neighborhoods have ample land use for the public realm - sometimes called community spaces. Traditionally these include community centers, but too many such places are underused by most residents. Thus, great neighborhoods have a geographical center, or nexus, for shared cultural and social activities, for the whole neighborhood.

      Building Successful Neighborhoods 3 opportunities that will flesh out programmatic suggestions in a manner consistent with the guiding concepts of the Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative. Structure of This Paper To achieve the purposes of this paper, we present the results of the work in three major sections. Basic Policy and Strategy. Sign-up For Crayola Offers! Signup to get the inside scoop from our monthly newsletters. Get crafts, coloring pages, lessons, and more! Sign Up!


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