"They killed it on May 4, 1978. Quietly, behind closed doors and and out of the public eye, this small, powerful group decided that the Senate of the Rhode Island General Assembly would not pass Bill 77-H 6299 (Substitute "A"), An Act Establishing a State-Local Management Program."
Smolski, Chester, "Land Use--The Senate Buckled Under the Test" (1978). Smolski Texts. 47.
Civic and Community Engagement Commons, Environmental Policy Commons, Place and Environment Commons, Politics and Social Change Commons, Public Administration Commons, Social Policy Commons, Sociology of Culture Commons, Urban Studies Commons, Urban Studies and Planning Commons