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Philadelphia [videorecording] : the holy experiment / Media & Policy Center Foundation in association with Oregon Public Broadcasting ; producers, Harry Wiland, Dale Bell ; director, Harry Wiland ; writer, Beverly Baroff.

Other Title:
Holy experiment [videorecording]
Edens lost and found [videorecording]
Publication:
Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, c2006.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Urban ecology (Sociology) -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Public spaces -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Gardening -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
City planning -- Citizen participation.
Urban beautification -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Citizen participation.
Community development, Urban -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Sustainable development -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Volunteer workers in community development -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Form/Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary television programs.
Language:
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD-R.
Summary:
Faced with severe budget limitations, Philadelphia created a network of volunteer organizations who have brought about rebirth through volunteerism and community outreach. Mayor John F. Street created the Neighborhood Transition Initiative program to come up with practicable and affordable solutions to remove blight, promote quality restoration, stimulate investment in new housing, and improve how the city delivers services to its businesses and residents.
Participant:
Host, David Morse.
Notes:
This disc is a DVD-R and may fail to play on some DVD equipment.
From the four-part public television series Edens lost & found.
DVD release of the 2006 television program.
Special features: interview with David Morse (4 min.); previews of other titles in the series.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Martin and Margy Meyerson Accession Fund for the Built Environment Collections.
Contributor:
Wiland, Harry. , Producer, Director
Bell, Dale, 1938- , Producer
Baroff, Beverly. , Screenwriter
Morse, David, 1953- , Host
Media & Policy Center Foundation. , Producer
Bullfrog Films. , Producer
Oregon Public Broadcasting. , Producer, Distributor
Martin and Margy Meyerson Accession Fund for the Built Environment Collections.
ISBN:
1594583943
9781594583940
OCLC:
70556545
Publisher Number:
826801847022
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