Smart Growth Bill Passes State Assembly, Senate Vote Expected

The State Assembly passed Sam Hoyt’s smart growth bill today by a vote of 95-2, one day after the bill sailed through three key committees. The Senate is expected to vote on the legislation tomorrow, setting up the possibility of a rare Albany victory for sustainable planning.

  • Bolwerk

    So, uh, what to think about this? I haven’t had a chance to look at the bill. The one-line description (invest in existing communities instead of subsidizing sprawl) sounds great, but does it have any balls?

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