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The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome: Turning Around the Unsustainable American Dream

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  • Posted July 26, 2009

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    Read about how to create more sustainable cities

    John Wasik, personal finance columnist for Bloomberg News, traveled the country assessing the status of our cities and the sprawl he calls "spurbs." He details several in his new book, The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome: Turning Around the Unsustainable American Dream. Wasik identifies the problems of over-development and highlights areas that show promise, such as Gainesville, Florida, by protecting natural space and resources and promoting livable urban landscapes.

    Wasik takes a prescient view of modern development, and offer valuable insight on how we can turn around our societal approach to building communities so they'll be more sustainable and offer us a more economically viable and socially navigable future.

    Take time to reflect with Wasik on our past and learn with him about better plans for the future.

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