St. Charles Communities
, North America
latitude: 38° 36'
longitude: -76° 54'
Interstate Land Development Company
Designer(s) / Architect(s)
Town related links
- * Hugh Mields, 'Federally Assisted New Communities. New Dimensions in Urban Development', Washington 1973
type of New Town:
> scale of autonomy
St. Charles Communities, Maryland. Guaranteed by HUD under Title IV. Satellite at 25 mi. of Washington.
15 neighbourhoods, 5 villages of ca. 15000, linked by pedestrian paths. Schools in the center of the villages. Modular school construction to handle changes in enrollment.