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Main Title Environmental management and local government /
Author Carter, Steve ; Frost, Murray ; Rubin, Claire ; Sumek., Lyle
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Carter, Steve.
CORP Author International City Management Association, Washington, D.C.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development,
Year Published 1974
Report Number EPA-600/5-73-016; EPA-R-801374; W74-08827
Stock Number PB-232 955
OCLC Number 01047401
Subjects Environmental policy--United States ; Environmental management--United States ; Local government--United States
Additional Subjects Environmental surveys ; Local government ; Urban planning ; Pollution ; Government policies ; Land use ; Strategy ; Ordinances ; Attitude surveys ; Taxes ; Water pollution ; Air pollution ; Solid waste disposal ; Citizen participation
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-5-73-016 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/07/2011
EJBD  EPA 600-5-73-016 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 10/21/2013
EKBD  EPA-600/5-73-016 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/11/2000
NTIS  PB-232 955 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation xii, 390 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
The results are presented of a study of environmental management and local government. The study has two main components: A survey of chief executives in cities over 10,000 population and counties over 50,000; and, a series of field studies of local environmental management in Dallas, Texas; Inglewood, California; Miamisburg, Ohio; and the Piedmont Triad Region (Forsyth and Guilford Counties), North Carolina. The major topics include: Perception of the definition of environment, priority of environment as a local policy issue, and types of environmental problems facing each local government; adoption of local policy statement on the environment; existence of citizen environmental boards, environmental agencies, environmental sections in master plans, land use controls, other environmental controls, moratoria, environmental quality standards, environmental impact assessment procedures, environmental law suits, tax incentives and penalty charges; factors contributing to and factors creating obstacle to development of environmental programs; and, relations with state and federal agencies.
"February 1974." "Grant No. R-801374." "Program Element 1HA097." "Project Officer Alan Neuschatz, Washington Environmental Research Center." "Study conducted by the International City Management Association for the Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency." Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-350). Environmental Protection Agency