"The transportation and community planning effort in the United States has resulted in the expenditure of a great deal of time and money. However, the result of this effort has largely been unusable because of a lack of an effective formalized planning method. this thesis presents summarizations of the planning methods employed in ten plans which are typical of the U.S. Planning Effort. Each of these methods are critiqued in the light of a proposed planning method. The Federal Government has recently required the adoption of a Planning, Programming and Budgeting System (PPBS) in an effort to formalize a scientific approach to planning. As an approach to the implementation of PPBS this thesis presents the use of value analysis and objective setting as practiced by the fields of product and methods of engineering"--Abstract, page ii.
Sieck, Lawrence K.
Wiebe, Henry Allen
Gerig, Frank A.
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
M.S. in Environmental and Planning Engineering
University of Missouri--Rolla
iv, 89 pages
© 1970 Charles Clay Miller, All rights reserved.
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City planning -- United States -- Case studies
Regional planning -- United States -- Case studies
Program budgeting -- United States
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Miller, Charles Clay, "Evaluation of city and region planning techniques" (1970). Masters Theses. 7107.