The Central Business District (CBD) has played a multi-level role in the economy of the city. The new and future trends in the central business district towards the development of retail sales, tourism and recreation hotel activity and other business development provide the basis for a diverse strategy to improve the economic vitality of the Center City. The Central Business District plays a unique role in the economic and social existence of the city and complements the functions and activities of other sections of the urban community. To further their objectives, a series of conferences was held, bringing together nationwide policy-level management in government and in the private sector. The workshops pointed out that with thirty-eight participating cities, that there are many common problems relative to the Central Business District that all of these cities are presently facing.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Administration and Management Research Association

    250 Broadway
    New York, NY  United States  10007

    Economic Development Administration

    14th Street, Between E St and Constitution Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1978-4

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  • Pagination: 168 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00186796
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EDA-78-0136
  • Contract Numbers: EDA-99-6-09402-2
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 2002 12:00AM