EPA to Provide Technical Assistance on Sustainable Growth and Development, EPA news release

October 19, 2010

"The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has chosen eight communities to receive technical assistance on sustainable growth and development issues. The assistance will help local governments address infrastructure constraints, protect water quality, set development standards, and create options for housing and transportation. EPA will work in collaboration with its partners at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Department of Transportation (DOT) to help communities become more environmentally and economically sustainable as part of the agency’s broader work through the Partnership for Sustainable Communities." For the complete news release, click here.

View the partnership progress report: http://www.epa.gov/smartgrowth/pdf/partnership_year1.pdf