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Title Greening local government / edited by Keith H. Hirokawa and Patricia E. Salkin.

Publication Info. Chicago : American Bar Association, [2012]
Location Call No. Status
 Law Classified  KF5305 .G74 2012    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xxxi, 471 pages ; 25 cm
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Type of Media unmediated n
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Contents The politics of greening governmental operations / Jared Lang -- Government entrepreneurs : incentivizing sustainable businesses as part of local economic development strategies / Jonathan Rosenbloom -- Sustainable procurement policies and practices at the state and local government levels / Danielle M. Conway -- The legal implications for green policies by state and local government employers / Rosemary Queenan -- Paperless government : moving toward sustainability / Patricia E. Salkin and Howard F. Gross -- Sustainable development codes / Chad D. Emerson -- Green buildings and building energy codes / J. Cullen Howe -- Green transportation : " roadblocks" and "avenues" from promoting low-impact transportation choices / David S. Silverman and Brent O. Denzin -- Sustainable waste management : tools for resource recovery / Art von Lehe -- Greening the gird / Jessica Reinhardt -- Water quality and local governments : stormwater control and low-impact development / Nicole C. Kibert -- Use of conservation easements by local governments / Jessica Owley -- Urban forests as green infrastructure / Keith H. Hirokawa -- Building equity into communities : sustainability and climate justice / Lora A. Lucero -- Tribes as essential partners in achieving sustainable governance / Elizabeth Burleson -- When cities sue : the standing of municipalities in nuisance litigation to combat climate change / Raymond H. Brescia -- Preemption and green building codes / H. Lawrence Hoyt -- Ensuring / E. Salking and Susan Herendeen -- Public, private, and nonprofit collaboration in sustainable community development : the Noisette community master plan, North Charleston, South Carolina / W. Andrew Gowder, Jr. -- Greening New Orleans city government after Katrina / Brandon David Sousa and Colin Crawford -- Building a sustainable city : the Miami 21 zoning code / Nancy E. stroud.
Subject Municipal corporations -- United States.
Local government -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Local government -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Sustainable development -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Transportation -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Added Author Hirokawa, Keith H.
Salkin, Patricia E.
ISBN 9781614384274 print alkaline paper
1614384274 print alkaline paper