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Economic development through growth management

Economic development through growth management

making the vision real

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Published by State of Washington, Dept. of Community Development, Growth Management Division in Olympia, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic development -- Washington (State),
  • Economic forecasting -- Washington (State),
  • Land use -- Washington (State) -- Planning,
  • Population forecasting -- Washington (State),
  • Community development -- Washington (State),
  • Washington (State) -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWashington State growth management program.
    StatementWashington State Department of Community Development.
    ContributionsWashington (State). Dept. of Community Development. Growth Management Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14465671M
    OCLC/WorldCa29425930


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