Strong, Ann (Louise)(1930– ) regional planner, lawyer; born in New Amsterdam, New York. A professor of planning at the University of Pennsylvania where she taught from 1959, she specialized in land use management, finding ways to preserve farmlands and waterways while putting up low-cost housing in nearby Chester County.
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