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3 edition of Building a better Boston: renewal for Roxbury. found in the catalog.

Building a better Boston: renewal for Roxbury.

by Boston (Mass.). City Planning Board.

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community development -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Roxbury -- Planning.,
  • Urban renewal -- Massachusetts -- Roxbury (Boston) -- Planning.,
  • Urban renewal -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Roxbury -- Planning.,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- Economic policy -- Roxbury -- Planning.

  • About the Edition

    ...this draft urban renewal planning report for Boston"s Roxbury neighborhood includes goals of urban renewal, factors to be considered in selecting an area for improvement, some facts about Roxbury and recommended first priority projects; also includes lower priority renewal projects and a section on types of renewal projects and tools available for accomplishing the projects (such as code enforcement, eminent domain, funding, etc.); a copy of this item was in the BRA collection...

    The Physical Object
    Pagination17 p.
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23417288M

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