Monday, February 2, 2009

Stimulus for the New American Dream

An OpEd by Peter Calthorpe:

Preach on brother:
The real estate meltdown is more than a crisis of credit; it is a manifestation of what is not sustainable. In plain fact, suburban sprawl is out of sync with our most profound economic and environmental challenges. The penalty for developing such communities is the time, money and greenhouse gas emissions of too much time spent in cars and too much land consumed.