This film is a great introduction to the theories and necessity of developing in a fashion known as New Urbanism. The Congress for New Urbanism (cnu.org), is great resource to dive further into specific, geographically relevant initiatives, however if you are currently unfamiliar with the roots of many of the arguments presented here, Sprawling from Grace, this film which is avaiable on YouTube for free. The link is below:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPS1y81b1Bw&ob=av3e

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