Chapter 13.9

Suburban Sprawl

The Costs of Sprawl

Agriculture land is lost to new developments, and other sites lie fallow while speculators await the most profitable time to build homes on them.

Suburban Retailing

Suburban residential growth has fostered change in the distribution of consumer services.

Attractions of Suburbs

Public opinion polls in the US show people's strong desire for suburban living.
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Urban Sprawl and Urban Planning
Video of Katy Texas, Houston Suburbs Development Progress and More Roads Needed