Geoffrey AndersonU.S. EnvironmentalProtection AgencyDanielle ArigioniICF ConsultingRoss ChapinRoss Chapin ArchitectsVictor Dover, AICPDover, Kohl and PartnersLiisa EcolaICF ConsultingVirginia FeltonSeattle Housing AuthorityKaren FlagstadPortland, OregonEllen GreenbergCongress for the New UrbanismDan HuntHuntAssociatesLLC.comPreston InnerstEakin/Youngentob AssociatesJerry KnappCity of Langley, WashingtonMara KrinkeICF ConsultingCynthia LeeMinneapolis CommunityDevelopment Agency (MCDA)Arthur E. Lomenick Trammell and Crow CompanyCarter MacNicholSheils Obletz JohnsenToby MillmanEakin/Youngentob AssociatesDan MolinskiU.S. EnvironmentalProtection AgencyDavid O’NeilWellington Neighborhood, LLCMike PercyCity of Mountain ViewWill SchroeerICF ConsultingJim SoulesThe Cottage Company, LLCTim TormaU.S. EnvironmentalProtection AgencyKathie WeatherfordUniversity of California, Davis
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published September 2003
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