May 23, 2005 Workshop Series One: The Context for Advancing Regional Equity
Politics, Power and Land Use Policy
Land use decisions have a critical impact on social, economic, and environmental outcomes in regions. This panel of leading advocates reviewed innovative campaigns that promote fair land use policies and practices and examined the positive impacts on environmental justice, housing, transportation, and fiscal reform.
Don Chen, Founding Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Smart Growth America
Director, Institute on Race and Poverty, University of Minnesota