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Enviros and Builders Join to Oppose Cupertino Growth Measures

Leonard Gilroy
November 1, 2005, 5:50am

In Cupertino, CA, dogs and cats, living together... mass hysteria! This piece is written from a very pro-smart growth slant, but it's a good example of where the smart growth crowd and the free market & development crowds can come together to agree on what makes bad policy. Density limits and building height/setback mandates are artificial, counterproductive policy mechanisms that prevent the market from responding to changing consumer demand by limiting the ability of developers to produce innovative designs.

Leonard Gilroy is Director of Government Reform

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