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  • Economic Policy in Downtown Development

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    When the Heer’s Tower closed down in the 1960's, the downtown area of Springfield, MO. lost a major economic and entertaining element. Since then, Springfield has been planning and working to get back a lot of the status that it once had. The city government had to bring attractions and business in the form of new business’s to spur development to accommodate the 151,580 citizens that reside in the small city. Mayor Tom Carlson and City Manager Tom Finnie have been heading the projects with the help

  • The Real Downtown Cleveland

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    shops, clubs, bars, and apartments (Warehouse District). The Playhouse SquareDistrict is also known for its lustrous theater performances. It is home to the second-largest performing arts complex in the U.S. The Playhouse Square Center is Cleveland’s downtown cultural heart. The area is ruled by five historic theaters that were built during the 1920s. They are; State, Ohio, Allen, Hanna, and Palace theaters are all located together. When I was younger my grandmother would take my older brothers and I

  • Should Downtown Atlanta Have Free Parking

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    Should Downtown Atlanta have free parking? Atlanta is one of the most visited cities in America. The most common place people like to visit when coming to Atlanta is Downtown. Downtown Atlanta is a huge place located at the center of the city. Downtown has everything to offer from shopping centers to historic buildings. These are the many things that Downtown Atlanta has to offer. Downtown being the most busies place in Atlanta creates a lack of parking that has become a big issue for the visitors

  • We Must Revitalize Downtown Los Angeles

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    Downtown is the commercial center of city or town. Downtown is a main target for employment and a great place to live in most cities. It should be the biggest attraction and most beautiful place of the city. Los Angles downtown is voted to be one of the dirtiest downtowns and Los Angles is a big attraction to tourist. Cleaning up downtown would leave better impressions on tourist and also residents. The crime rate would get lower and their wont be any homeless people around.

  • Downtown Revitalization

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    efforts in downtown areas have gained momentum over the past few decades, this paper is focused on revitalization strategies, recognizing the process of decline, while identifying key strategies used in downtown revitalization efforts over the past fifty years (Faulk 2006). Downtowns, unlike suburban shopping malls or office complexes, evolved slowly over time, responding to changing technologies, social and economic patterns. A city’s identity relies heavily on the image of its downtown, so inevitably

  • The Window of the 7th Street Cafe

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    several visits in Cushing was a place where the community feels at home, where everybody knows everybody. By fixing these several problems, I believe that Cushing's community could be even closer and revitalized. Both old and young could take a walk downtown without worrying about getting hurt. The downside of fixing some of the problems is that it would raise people's taxes and create a temporary noise problem that most people won't tolerate. Coming from a fairly large city, I have in mind that it

  • NCAA Drug use

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    I will include directions in an a e-mail soon. It's about 5 miles north of Downtown Milwaukee. The tux cost should be around $100. Thursday June 2, 2005 I will be in Milwaukee finishing up the final details for the wedding. Anyone interested in coming in on Thursday is certainly welcome. HOTEL ACCOMIDATIONS- Friday and Saturday Hotel Rooms have been blocked of at two places: 1)     The Pfister Hotel in Downtown Milwaukee for $169.00 per night. The Pfister is approx. 4 blocks from the rehearsal

  • Cows On Parade

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    in the City. Chicago – the Windy City… Famous for its skyscrapers and the Magnificent Mile, this summer Chicago was embellished by a new landmark, or landmarks to be more exact. Nearly 300 cows have found a temporary home in the streets of downtown and its buildings. This extensive public art project, organized by the Chicago Public Art Program , commemorates the city’s industrial history, while bringing a sense of community and beauty to Chicago’s citizens and tourists. In this “parade”, every

  • Port Orchard: A Natural Disaster

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    remember a time when it persisted for 93 days straight. Though at times the weather can be miserable, it keeps the forest green and the air clean and refreshing. Traveling ten miles out of his hide away home, Isaac comes to the downtown area. Right on the water, downtown holds a large marina, home to boats from all over Kitsap County. Small antique shops, a one screen movie theatre, and a few bars are scattered down the main street. The “best candy store in the world” sits on a quaint corner of

  • A Trip To Panama City

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    City Day 1: We arrived at Omar Torrijos airport via American Airlines early in the afternoon. We purchased our required tourist cards (3 balboas, as US dollars are called in Panama) at the airport, then caught a taxi for the 18 mile ride to our downtown hotel. The ride in the battered, un-airconditioned car was rather expensive (30 balboas), but the driver spoke English and was very friendly. We arrived at the hotel and checked in. While my dad was checking in I bought a guidebook in the hotel lobby