"The day-long regional meeting of the American Planning Association recently held in Providence drew a variety of planners from the three southern New England states. Coming form the town, city, state and regional planning agencies, private organizations as well as the academic community, the planners addressed a number of issues, ranging from suburban stress to the latest computer technologies."
Smolski, Chester, "Amid Declining Populations, N.E. Planners Meet" (1999). Smolski Texts. 204.