Greenbelt


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See also: National Parks and Monuments (table)National Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Greenbelt,

city (1990 pop. 21,096), Prince Georges co., W central Md., a residential suburb of Washington, D.C.; chartered 1937. Greenbelt was planned and built by the federal government as an experimental model community for families of modest income. The huge National Agricultural Research Center borders the city on two sides, and the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is nearby. The National Park Service maintains Greenbelt Park in the city (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
, table).

greenbelt

A wide area of parks, farmland, or undeveloped land surrounding a community.
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He said: "I was at the protest supporting the greenbelt people.
Now, when the spotlight is put back on the greenbelt we all trusted was being looked after by our planners, we find sneaking urban sprawl has happened anyway - regardless of the laws passed in our name.
The top objective of the city of Santa Clarita's Open Space Acquisition Plan, released last week, is to create a greenbelt surrounding the city of Santa Clarita.
Growing the Greenbelt, building transit friendly communities and supporting growth is part of the government's economic plan for Ontario.
The Journal has previously reported how Northumberland County Council is proposing to delete swathes of greenbelt at towns and villages across its boundaries, to allow for the house building and creation of employment sites it says are needed to cope with a forecasted population rise of 10% by 2031.
Stephen Potts, one of the local residents leading the campaign, said: "The public meeting is the next step in our campaign to defeat the greenbelt building plans.
If the Conservatives really do want to protect the greenbelt then they should start by supporting the residents in Keresley as many of our MPs are doing already.
With a goal of lessening dependence on foreign oil, Greenbelt Resources maintains a sharp focus on research, development and implementation of products and services to help relieve the energy crunch in the U.
Greenbelt is unique and its commitment to Cheltenham is impressive.
Work on the contract begins August 23 and will be performed at Goddard and ASRC Management Services facilities in Greenbelt.
The next few months will see the climax in our battle to save greenbelt around our towns.
Nearly 2,000 people have signed a petition campaigning to protect the greenbelt between Lobley Hill, Dunston and Whickham.