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Can cities survive?

Robert B. Pettengill

Can cities survive?

The fiscal plight of American cities

by Robert B. Pettengill

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Municipal finance -- United States.,
    • Municipal budgets -- United States.,
    • Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert B. Pettengill, Jogindar S. Uppal.
      ContributionsUppal, J. S., 1927- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ9145 .P48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination166 p. :
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5311534M
      LC Control Number72095903

        How can a city to survive storms, earthquakes and floods? As the effects of climate change increase, architects are planning for devastated environments. Both are MDs with extensive experience in treating infectious disease, and were willing to answer all our questions and concerns about how long the COVID virus can survive on different surfaces.

        This Book Imagines How Cities Let Humanity Survive Cataclysmic Climate Change (The extraction cities in typically have a limited population of rotating inhabitants, while the compact megacities depicted in the book have approximat, inhabitants each, or around 1,, per square miles.) By contrast, in the new.   However, if managed badly, cities can be left choking under the burden of pollution, congestion, sprawling slums and urban poverty. In the developed world, urban sprawl can lead to individual levels of resource consumption far exceeding those in the developing world.

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