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RECORD NUMBER: 8 OF 8
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Where's Main Street, U.S.A.? /|
|Author||Schwartz, Gail Garfield,|
|Publisher||Eno Foundation for Transportation,|
|Subjects||Cities and towns--United States. ; Central business districts--United States. ; Urban economics. ; Urban renewal--United States. ; Redevelopment. ; City planning.|
|Additional Subjects||Cities and towns--United States ; Central business districts--United States ; Urban economics ; Urban renewal--United States|
|Collation||91 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
Includes bibliographical references (pages 83-85) and index.
This book examines problems and incentives for urban redevelopment and its effect on transportation in large and small community centers. It incorporates the most relevant information on traditional downtowns and predicts how tomorrow's changes will affect contemporary Main Streets. Preface -- Introduction -- What is a city? -- The economic functions of central business districts -- Downtown in transition -- Forces affecting the central business district's future -- The future of Main Street, U.S.A. -- Appendix: Summaries of selected downtown vitalization projects -- Bibliography.