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Main Title Growing toward more efficient water use : linking development, infrastructure, and drinking water policies.
Author Van Lare, Paula.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Publisher United States Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 2006
Report Number EPA 230-R-06-001
Stock Number PB2006-108470
OCLC Number 64026497
Subjects Drinking water--United States. ; Water-supply--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Water resources development--Environmental aspects--United States.
Additional Subjects Land use ; Water use ; Development ; Infrastructure ; Drinking water ; Policies ; Potable water ; Residential ; Commercial ; Cost reduction ; Water conservation ; Water demand ; Local government ; Regional government ; Utiliites ; Efficiency ;
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyPDF.cgi?Dockey=20017EYV.PDF
http://www.epa.gov/smartgrowth/pdf/growing_water_use_efficiency.pdf
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
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Status
EHAD  EPA/230/R-96-001 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 03/03/2006
EIAD  EPA 230-R-06-001 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 07/14/2006 DISPERSAL
EJAD  EPA 230/R-06-001 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 06/16/2006
EKAD  EPA 230-R-06-001 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 03/30/2007
NTIS  PB2006-108470 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 11/20/2006
Collation ii, 34 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Abstract
;Contents: Land Use Decisions And Water Systems (Residential and commercial water use in context, Water-poor communities are often high-growth communities); Development patterns and water demand (Large lots increase water demand, Low density means more leakage and increases both demand and cost, Building new systems while deferring maintenance on older ones worsens water losses and raises costs, Development on and beyond the fringe can reduce return on investment in infrastructure and raise costs); Smart Growth Can Help Communities Reduce Costs and Conserve Water (Compact development, Smart growth promotes compact development, reducing infrastructure costs, Smart growth promotes compact neighborhood design reducing water demand, Smart growth directs development to existing communities-and their Infrastructure, Spotlight on reduced water cost and use: Envision Utah); Policy Options To Better Manage Water Demand (State governments, Administer the state revolving funds to support smart growth, Fix it first, Authorize the formation of special districts to finance water system Expansion, Connect water and land use planning to provide predictability in the development process, Clarify a utility's duty to serve), Local and regional governments; Utilities.
Notes
Cover title. "Written by Paula Van Lare"--T.p. verso. "January 2006"--P. [4] of cover. Includes bibliographical references (p. 29-34).