Country:United States
Year:1996
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:1996
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme , Information and Education, Information and Education>Advice/Aid in Implementation, Information and Education>Information provision, Policy Support, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Infrastructure investments
Policy Target:Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy, Buildings
Agency:US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
URL:http://www.epa.gov/smartgrowth/
Description:The EPA Smart Growth Program helps communities improve their development practices. The programme works with local, state, and national experts to discover and encourage successful, environmentally sensitive development strategies. The Smart Growth Program conducts research, publishes reports, showcases outstanding communities, works with communities through grants and technical assistance, and brings together diverse interests to encourage better growth and development.

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