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...a grant application that sets forth policies and strategies for economic growth with primary emphasis on the neighborhood contained in the Boston Plan (Hyde Park, Columbia Point, Blue Hill Avenue and the Boston Harbor area); includes data on the economy, population, employment and the relocation of manufacturing industries out-of-state; identifies industrial and commercial sites development potential; a copy of this item was in the BRA collection...

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Pagination46 p.
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