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Smart growth in Canada

Smart growth in Canada

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Published by CMHC in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Canada -- Growth -- Management.,
  • Independent study.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesResearch highlight, Socio-economic series -- 05-036, Research highlights (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation), Socio-economic series (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation) -- 05-036.
    ContributionsCanada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21311902M

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