SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

What is SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES?

SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES meaning in Urban terms is  Urban, suburban, and rural places that successfully integrate housing, land use, economic and workforce development, transportation, and infrastructure investments in a manner that empowers jurisdictions to consider the interdependent challenges of: 1) economic competitiveness and revitalization; 2) social equity, inclusion, and access to opportunity; 3) energy use and climate change; and 4) public health and environmental impact.

 

reference: Glossary of HUD Terms | US Department of Housing and Urban Development

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