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The Baltimore Planning Academy: Community Empowerment Through Civic Education
PAS MEMO 112
Community planning academies elevate the ability of residents to affect local planning and civic processes. This PAS Memo explains the goals, structure, and impacts of the Baltimore Planning Academy, and offers guidance for planners seeking to create similar engagement and empowerment in their communities.
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