ESLARP East St. Louis Action Research Project 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 


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Orientation to East St. Louis:



 
The design and planning task is to develop a neighborhood plan including guidance and specific ideas for physical improvements

Collaborating classes

Arch 374 
UP 378

Much of the land is flat, some of it unoccupied, close to major transportation. Check out the map data base of ESL using the EGRETS interface

 
EGRETS Tour

We will address quality of life issues in Alta Sita -- Livability, Sustainability, Defensibility, Imageability. There is a lot of information already in the ESLARP on-line archives. Use the Quick Links to connect to some of them.

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This studio will be a collaboration of design workshops in Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban and Regional Planning, the East St. Louis Neighborhood Technical Assistance Center, and the citizens of Alta Sita. 

E.St.Louis-NTAC

All work will be made available in electronic format via the WWW. 


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Web Links:

This is just a start, and it has not been edited to take out the junk
-- but may give you an idea of what is possible:

Infoseek found 6,214 pages containing at least one of these words: "Low income housing"


www.amazon.com listed these books on "ecological planning"

Aunt Carrie's War Against Black Fox Nuclear Power Plant ~ Ships in 2-3 days
 Carrie Barefoot Dickerson, Patricia Lemon / Hardcover / Published 1995

Our Price: $17.47 ~ You Save: $7.48 (30%)
Ecological Landscape Planning (Process Architecture 127) ~ Ships in 2-3 days
 Makoto Yokohori / Paperback / Published 1996

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From Eco-Cities to Living Machines : Principles of Ecological Design ~ Ships in 2-3 days
 Nancy Jack Todd, John Todd / Paperback / Published 1994

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Lewis Mumford and the Ecological Region : The Politics of Planning (Critical Perspectives) ~ Ships in 2-3 days
 Mark Luccarelli / Hardcover / Published 1995

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Lewis Mumford and the Ecological Region : The Politics of Planning (Critical Perspectives) ~ Usually ships in 24 hours
 Mark Luccarelli / Paperback / Published 1997

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The Living Landscape : An Ecological Approach to Landscape Planning ~ Ships in 2-3 days
 Frederick R. Steiner, George Albert Steiner / Hardcover / Published 1991

Our Price: $60.65
Agro-Ecological Land Resources Assessment for Agric Development Planning Kenya Case Study of Kenya - Making Land Use Choices for District Planning)
Fao / Paperback / Published 1994

Our Price: $12.00 (Special Order)
Agro-Ecological Land Resources Assessment for Agricultural Development Planning : A Case Study of Kenya : Resources Data Base and Land Productivity
Fao / Paperback / Published 1993

Our Price: $10.00 + $0.85 special surcharge (Special Order)
Agro-Ecological Land Resources Assessment for Agricultural Development Planning : A Case Study of Kenya : Resources Database and Land Productivity :
A.H. Kassam, H.T. Van Velthuizen / Paperback / Published 1993

Our Price: $17.00 (Special Order)
Agro-Ecological Land Resources Assessment for Agricultural Development Planning : A Case Study of Kenya Resources Data Base and Land Productivity : M
A. H. Kassam (Editor), et al / Paperback / Published 1993

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Divided Planet : The Ecology of Rich and Poor
Tom Athanasiou / Hardcover / Published 1996

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The Dynamics of Cities : Ecological Determinism, Dualism and Chaos
Demetrios Dendrinos / Hardcover / Published 1992

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The Ecological City : Preserving and Restoring Urban Biodiversity
Rutherford H. Platt (Editor), et al / Hardcover / Published 1994

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Ecological Design and Planning (Wiley Series in Sustainable Design) ~ Usually ships in 24 hours
 George F. Thompson (Editor), Frederick R. Steiner (Editor) / Paperback / Published 1997

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Ecological Development in the Humid Tropics : Guidelines for Planners
Ariel E. Lugo, et al / Paperback / Published 1988

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Engineering Response to Global Climate Change : Planning a Research and Development Agenda
Robert G. Watts (Editor) / Hardcover / Published 1997

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The Environmental Dilemma : Optimism or Despair? : An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Trends, Issues, Perspectives, and Options
Lambert N. Wenner / Hardcover / Published 1997

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Environmental Impact Assessment, Technology Assessment, and Risk Analysis (NATO Asi Series G : Ecological Science, No 4)
V.T. Covello / Hardcover / Published 1986

Our Price: $135.00 (Special Order)
Futures by Design : The Practice of Ecological Planning (The New Catalyst Bioregional)
Doug Aberley (Editor) / Hardcover / Published 1994

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Human Settlements and Planning for Ecological Sustainability : The Case of Mexico City (Urban and Industrial Environments)
Keith Pezzoli / Hardcover / Published 1998

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Indigenous Views of Land and the Environment (World Bank Discussion Papers, 188)
Shelton H. Davis (Editor) / Paperback / Published 1993

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Landscape Planning and Ecological Networks (Developments in Landscape Management and Urban Planning, Vol 6F)
Edward A. Cook, Hubert N. Van Lier (Editor) / Hardcover / Published 1994

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Planning for Change : A Course of Study in Ecological Planning
James A. Lahde / Hardcover / Published 1982

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Planning for Change : A Course of Study in Ecological Planning (Teachers Manual)
James A. Lahde / Paperback / Published 1982

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Protected Landscapes : A Guide for Policy-Makers and Planners (The Iucn Conservation Library)
P. H. C. Lucas / Hardcover / Published 1992

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Resources and Society : A Systems Ecology Study of the Island of Gotland, Sweden (Ecological Studies. Analysis and Synthesis, Vol 56)
J. Zucchetto / Hardcover / Published 1986

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Wildlife Reserves and Corridors in the Urban Environment : A Guide to Ecological Landscape Planning and Resource Conservation
Lowell W. Adams, et al / Paperback / Published 1989

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Agro-ecological assessments for national planning : the example of Kenya
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Agro-ecological land resources assessment for agricultural development planning : a case study of Kenya : resources data base and land productivity
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Biological management and conservation; ecological theory, application and planning
Michael B. Usher

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Community Systems and Human Services : An Ecological Approach to Policy, Planning and Management
Hyman / Published 1985

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Ecological Aspects of Development in the Humid Tropics
National Research Council / Published 1982

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The ecological basis of planning
Artur Glikson

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Ecological guidelines for development in tropical rain forests
Duncan Poore

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Ecological Planning for Farmlands Preservation
Frederick R. Steiner / Published 1981

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Futures by Design : The Practice of Ecological Planning (The New Catalyst Bioregional)
Doug Aberley (Editor) / Published 1994

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An integrative ecological approach to the study of human settlements
Stephen Vickers Boyden

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Management and implementation of ecological measures in human settlements : a report from an ECE research colloquium in Copenhagen, September 1991
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Methodology in landscape ecological research and planning : proceedings of the first international seminar of the International Association of Landscape Ecology (IALE) organized at Roskilde University Centre, Roskilde, Denmark, October 15-19, 1984
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Natural environment in regional planning : guidelines for an ecological approach to regional planning : The Finnish Experience
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Our Ecological Footprint : Reducing Human Impact on the Earth (New Catalyst's Bioregional Series, No 9)
Mathis Wackernagel, et al / Published 1996

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A Selected annotated bibliography on ecological planning resources

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Lycos found this list of web sites in response to: "Urban wildlife"

www.erols.com:
  • Urban Wildlife Resources

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    www.tile.net:

  • URBWLF-L: Urban Wildlife Working Group: Ecology, Education,
  • URBWLF-L: Urban Wildlife Working Group: Ecology, Education,

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    tile.net:

  • URBWLF-L: Urban Wildlife Working Group: Ecology, Education,
  • URBWLF-L: Urban Wildlife Working Group: Ecology, Education,

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    www.inforamp.net:

  • Living With Urban Wildlife II

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    www.nps.gov:

  • CUE Wildlife

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    www.io.com:

  • Plants of A Houston Urban Habitat

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    www.us.net:

  • TWS Working Groups
  • Conservation Policy Statements

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    www.mwhf.org:

  • Michigan Wildlife Habitat Foundation's Home page

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    www.tpwd.state.tx.us:

  • Wildlife Division
  • Wildscapes

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    www.wildlifetrust.org.uk:

  • The Wildlife Trusts Homepage

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    www.tucson.com:

  • Tucson Wildlife Rehabilitation Council

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    webdirectory.com:

  • Environmental Organization WebDirectory - Wildlife

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    www.sils.umich.edu:

  • Community and Urban Development Descriptions

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    hammock.ifas.ufl.edu:

  • Wildlife Resources Handbook: Evaluation Form
  • Watching Florida's Wildlife
  • What to Do about Orphaned Wildlife
  • Florida's Critical Wildlife Area Program
  • Laws that Protect Florida's Wildlife
  • Raccoons
  • Gray Fox ( Urocyon cinereoargenteus )
  • Opossums
  • Florida's Hummingbirds

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    weber.u.washington.edu:

  • Wildlife Science

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    www.ismi.net:

  • Wildlife Rehabilitation, Environmental Education

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    www.nhm.ac.uk:

  • The Wildlife Garden

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    nabalu.flas.ufl.edu:

  • SER '95 Abstracts - Urban Restoration

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    members.aol.com:

  • The Fund for Animals' Wildlife Rehabilitation Center

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    www.bc-alter.net:

  • Critter Care Wildlife Society

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    www.petnet.com.au:

  • UAM Conference Proceedings

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    www.gorp.com:

  • Examples
  • State Contacts

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    paws.paws.org:

  • Volunteer Opportunities at HOWL

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    bluegoose.arw.r9.fws.gov:

  • Mailing Lists

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    pmrma-www.army.mil:

  • AN EYE ON PROGRESS

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    www.r1.fws.gov:

  • Environmental Education

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    www.ag.uiuc.edu:

  • Conference Proceedings
  • Notebooks and Handbooks

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    www.fidalgo.net:

  • PUGET SOUND BioSURVEY

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    ag.arizona.edu:

  • "SCHOOL_GARDEN": $$$$$

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    shakti.trincoll.edu:

  • Michael O'Donnell's Home Page

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    www.communityresources.org:

  • Philadelphia Recreation's Earth YES! Program

  • Community Resources: Environmental Education and Training

    Lycos found this list of web sites in response to: "Low income housing"

    solstice.crest.org:
  • Strawbale Mailing List Archive: Re: Low Income Housing group
  • Strawbale Mailing List Archive: Low Income cohousing
  • Strawbale Mailing List Archive: Re: Low Cost Housing Project

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    uts.cc.utexas.edu:

  • Home Page of Texas Low Income Housing Information Service
  • Texas Low Income Housing Information Service
  • Border Low Income Housing Coalition
  • List of Contents

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    www.clr.utoronto.ca:

  • Very Low Income Housing

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    www.hawaii.gov:

  • Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program: Q&A

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    www.citysearch7.com:

  • Coalition for Low Income Housing - San Francisco, CitySearch

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    www.continet.com:

  • Other WWW Resources for Low income Housing
  • Other Housing Programs

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    www.emf.net:

  • Coalition for Low Income Housing

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    www.law.cornell.edu:

  • 42 USC CHAPTER 8 - LOW-INCOME HOUSING (01/16/96)
  • 12 USC CHAPTER 42 - LOW-INCOME HOUSING PRESERVATION AND

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    commerce.state.nc.us:

  • North Carolina Consolidated Plan--Low-Income Housing Tax Cre

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    fileroom.aaup.uic.edu:

  • Singapore Government Bans Films in Low-income Housing Areas

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    kicin.cecase.ukans.edu:

  • LOW INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDIT PROGRAM

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    www.ark3.lth.se:

  • Ark III / LCHS - Low-income Housing and Building Technology

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    www.latech.edu:

  • 10.417 Very Low-Income Housing Repair Loans and Grants (Sect

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    www.nlihc.org:

  • National Low Income Housing Coalition...Housing is a Human R
  • National Low Income Housing Coalition

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    www.sddt.com:

  • Units will help fill low-income housing need

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    www.shadow.net:

  • LOW INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDIT

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    www.cnt.org:

  • Energy Efficiency for Low-Income Housing

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    www.net.gull-lake.sk.ca:

  • Gull Lake Low Income Housing Authority

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    www.igc.apc.org:

  • Digest: Nat'L Low Income Housing Coalition Update Memo #1, #

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    www.fairhousing.com:

  • National Fair Housing Advocate - March 1995

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    www.kern.com:

  • Low-income tenants may face rise in rent

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    home1.gte.net:

  • Living Opportunities Management Company (LOMCO):Low-Income E

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    www.echonyc.com:

  • Directory of Low-Income Organizations Working of Welfare Iss

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    www.taxcredit.com:

  • Elizabeth Moreland Consulting, Inc.

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    www.reresource.com:

  • Seattle Real Estate Resource Guide

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    ecosys.drdr.virginia.edu:

  • 52. Contact Your Government Representatives

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    snet.org:

  • Union Aid Society

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    www.ncsl.org:

  • NCSL Publications: Economic Development

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    www.mcs.net:

  • HOUSING