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Cover of PAS Memo 116: Identifying Activity Centers: A How-To Guide

Identifying Activity Centers: A How-To Guide


Activity centers — places where economic, social, and civic activity, as well as key infrastructure assets, are concentrated — are the building blocks of our economy. The latest PAS Memo explores a new methodology for planners to identify activity centers and help focus investment and development where it can most benefit communities.

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