April 16, 2005

Sound Familiar?

"Currently, our residents believe we are overdeveloped, over-trafficked, under-planned, and over-taxed – and, they are right; and for too long, developers have driven development and residents are fearful that each new development takes from us another piece of our suburban serenity."

That could be anywhere in MetroWest. But in fact, that's Nassau County (Long Island, N.Y.) Executive Tom Suozzi, talking about his plans for "New Suburbia" which will feature planned development in a 3-square-mile area of the county, as well as plans for mass transit and pedestrian/bike paths to link other neighborhoods to the area.

You can read more about it at buildings.com.

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