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Information you are considering using in a debate: "Smart growth" policies haven't worked in Ames.
Source: http://amesprogressive.org/2010/02/06/issue/ames-growing-pains-debating-the-best-path-forward-for-city-development/
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Information you are considering using in a debate: There really is no way to protect buildings in floodplains--that's just "geologic reality".
Source: http://www.dvorak.org/blog/2008/04/04/will-midwesterners-ever-learn-geologic-reality/
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