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City on the verge : Atlanta and the fight for America's urban future / Mark Pendergrast.

Author/Creator:
Pendergrast, Mark, author.
Publication:
New York : Basic Books, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 327 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Urban renewal -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
Community development -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
City planning -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
Urban policy -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
Social stratification -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
City planning.
Community development.
Social stratification.
Urban policy.
Urban renewal.
Georgia -- Atlanta.
Contents:
Introduction: Atlanta's livable future
Walking the BeltLine
Ryan Gravel's epiphany
City on the move
First bumps along the BeltLine
Two Atlantas: the racial divide
Learning to fly while building an airplane
Mansions and cat holes
A stake in the ground
The public's health
Impossible but inevitable
East BeltLine: chic, walkable neighborhoods
South BeltLine: a slow dance to better communities
West BeltLine: trouble and promise
North BeltLine: easy streets
Outside and inside the BeltLine
The future of Atlanta
Epilogue: Georgia on my mind.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780465054732
0465054730
OCLC:
960293968
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