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Reference Documents For Smart Growth and Big Box Development Issues

  1. Andersonville Study of Retail Economics – Full Version(813 kb PDF format)
  2. Andersonville Study of Retail Economics – Summary(633 kbPDF format)
  3. Barnstable Massachusetts Fiscal Impact Report(342 kbPDF format)
  4. The Benefits of Doing Business Locally(148 kbPDF format)
  5. Competing with the Big Box Stores(104 kbPDF format)
  6. CROG Livable Communities(678 kbPDF format)
  7. Economic Impact of Local –vs- Chain Stores(104 kbPDF format)
  8. Fiscal Impacts of Land Use in Ohio(213 kbPDF format)
  9. THE IMPACT OF “BIG-BOX” BUILDING MATERIALS STORES ON HOST TOWNS(222 kbPDF format)
  10. ROUTE 10 CORRIDOR STUDY –SUMMARY(99 kbPDF format)
  11. TAX BASE CONSEQUENCES OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT(22 kbPDF format)
  12. CPTV– SPRAWL: DRIVE BY DENIAL – FULL TRANSCRIPT(98 kb Microsoft Word format)
  13. State of CT DOT filing for River Oaks – Full(8.1mbPDF format)
  14. C.A.R.E – The Economics of Big Box Retail(40 kbPDF format)

Web Links for Responsible Development, Smart Growth & Big Box Issues

  1. Reclaim Democracy – National Anti-WalMartWebsites &Blogs
  2. Sprawl-Busters.com
  3. AgainstTheWal.com
  4. Community Preservation Coalition
  5. Making Change At Walmart
  6. The Big Box Tax
  7. Big Box Economic Impact Studies
  8. Social Impacts of Big Box Retail
  9. Read More About Urban Sprawl
  10. The Case Against Sprawl(from the book “Slam Dunking Wal-Mart”)
  11. The Big Box Evaluator
  12. Documentary Film by Micha Peled called Store Wars
  13. Teacher Lesson Plans on the Impact of Big Box Stores
  14. Sprawl Watch Clearing House
  15. Sierra Club Sprawl References

Connecticut Community Smart Growth Organizations Like SHARE

  1. Stafford First
  2. Concerned Citizens for the Preservation of Watertown
  3. 1000 Friends of Connecticut
  4. Brooklyn for Sensible Growth
  5. Smart Growth for Vernon


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