Urban Sprawl

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Date: February 2, 2007
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The water and air quality are negatively affected, and habitats (such as farmland) are permanently altered or destroyed. McElfish also points out that maintaining a community is difficult in sprawled areas. They require more driving because workplaces, housing, schools and leisure facilities are located in separate areas...
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This not only imposes a tax on time, but also makes it complicated to engage in social connections. In economic terms, sprawl encourages ?free-riding'. Exurban areas typically lack public facilities, such as community centres, parks and libraries. Residents of these areas therefore make use of the facilities in inner city areas, which are often subsidised by others...
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