ERIC Number: EJ620838
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Brownfields Redevelopment, Preferences and Public Involvement: A Case Study of an Ethnically Mixed Neighborhood.
Greenberg, Michael; Lewis, M. Jane
Urban Studies, v37 n13 p2501-14 Dec 2000
A survey of over 200 residents of a largely Hispanic census tract in Perth Amboy, NJ found that residents preferred recreation, cultural, and other community facilities be the aim of brownfield re-development. They were less interested in industry and business, the promoted aim of such re-development. Three-quarters of respondents indicated a desire to participate in the re-development process. (EV)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Community Attitudes, Community Development, Community Planning, Community Surveys, Quality of Life, Urban Improvement
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