ACCESS VERSUS ENVIRONMENT?

THIS ARTICLE SUGGESTS THAT THE CHICAGO 1990 TRANSPORTATION PLAN RAISES ISSUES WHICH ARE MOST VEXING TO URBAN PLANNERS: WHERE SHUOLD THE LINE BE DRAWN BETWEEN DETERIORATING THE QUALITY OF THE SOCIAL AND AESTHETIC ENVIRONMENT AND IMPROVING THE EFFICIENCY OF THE ECONOMIC PROCESSES? IT DISCUSSES THE GOALS AND IMPACT STUDIES OF THE CHICAGO PLAN AND EXPLAINS HOW THE CONCLUSIONS OF THE STUDY CAN BE INSTRUCTIVE. THE AUTHOR BELIEVES THE CONCLUSION, IDENTIFYING WHO BENEFITS AND HOW MUCH, CAN PAVE THE WAY FOR NEGOTIATIONS AMONG CONFLICTING INTERESTS TO DEVELOP ALTERNATIVE PLANS THAT BEST DISTRIBUTE ENVIRONMENTAL AND ACCESSIBILITY EXTERNALITIES.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Eno Transportation Foundation

    1250 I Street, NW, Suite 750
    Washington, DC  United States  20005
  • Authors:
    • Rothman, R
  • Publication Date: 1973-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 111-132
  • Serial:
    • Traffic Quarterly
    • Volume: 27
    • Issue Number: 1
    • Publisher: Eno Transportation Foundation
    • ISSN: 0041-0713

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00240208
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 30 2001 12:00AM