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URBAN ISSUES

Implementing Policies to Sustain Family Neighborhoods in Austin 

Austin Chronicle

 

Unless their habitat is preserved, species can go extinct. First, the polar bear. Next, families with children near Burnet Road.


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Water Bill Would Help Finance, Speed Projects 

Governing Magazine

 

The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee unveiled its much-awaited water bill Tuesday, saying it will streamline projects and offer states and localities tools to leverage their investments.


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Using City Money Wisely, Being Resourceful 

Next City

 

Last week, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter delivered his budget for the 2013 fiscal year in the form of a prepared speech.


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Are Geography and Personality Related 

Urban Times

 

Another important factor pertaining to cities that Richard Florida touches on is the distribution through cities of the big 5 personality traits.


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