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    • Krumholz Early Papers 

      Krumholz, Norman (1969)
      When Cleveland Mayor Carl Stokes offered Norman Krumholz the directorship of the Cleveland City Planning Department in 1969, Krumholz jumped in with hopes of getting the maximum effort toward the social justice that Stokes, ...
    • Cleveland Policy Planning Report 

      Cleveland (Ohio). City Planning Commission (1975)
      On page 9 of the Cleveland Policy Planning Report, its second page of text, the Cleveland planners stated: "Equity requires that locally-responsible government institutions give priority attention to the goal of promoting ...
    • The Cities Wealth: Programs for Community Economic Control in Berkeley, California 

      Bach, Eve; Brom, Thomas; Estrella, Julia; Goldberg, Lenny; Kirshner, Ed (National Conference on Alternative State and Local Public Policies, 1976-11)
      Reflecting on a decade of radical and progressive coalition politics led Berkeley Citizen’s Action (BCA), a group of activists affiliated with elected councilmembers John Denton, Loni Hancock and Ying Lee Kelley, and ...
    • Kirshner at Cornell, 1981 

      Kirshner, Edward (1981)
      Edward Kirshner was co-author with Eve Bach, Thomas Brom, Julia Estrella and Lenny Goldberg of The Cities' Wealth, an important statement of alternative municipal policy and governance as applicable to Berkeley, CA in 1975. ...
    • Principles of unity between members of the Santa Monicans for Renters Rights Coalition 

      Santa Monicans for Renters Rights (SMRR) (1981-01)
      This is a campaign statement and program adopted by Santa Monicans for Renters Rights (SMRR), the coalition formed from the Santa Monica Democratic Club, the local chapter of the Campaign for Economic Democracy and the ...
    • The City as a Real Estate Investor 

      Carbone, Nicholas (1981-05-07)
      Carbone had been deputy mayor and city council leader for a decade (1969-1979) when he was defeated in a bid for an expanded mandate and the mayoralty. While in office he led the city in a series of policies to counter ...
    • Running the City for the People 

      Bach, Eve; Carbone, Nicholas R.; Clavel, Pierre (1982)
      In 1980 Pierre Clavel was finishing a manuscript on planning in the context of regional social movements in Wales and Appalachia, and had also been in touch with neighborhood organizers and their city hall supporters in ...
    • How the Progressives Won in Santa Monica 

      Shearer, Derek (1982)
      Rent control's passage in 1979 was the electoral breakthrough that established Santa Monicans for Renters Rights; SMRR's "Principles of Unity" laid out a comprehensive set of wider platform. The attainment of a solid ...
    • The Washington Papers 

      Committee to Elect Harold Washington Mayor of Chicago (Committee to Elect Harold Washington Mayor of Chicago, 1983)
      This is a campaign document, presented as a guide to the "transition" following Washington's victory in the general election in May 1983. Reflecting the work of numerous committees, the document lays out general goals in ...
    • "Chicago Works Together": 1984 Chicago Development Plan 

      City of Chicago (City of Chicago, 1984-05)
      Commissioned by Mayor Harold Washington and directed by Economic Development Commissioner Robert Mier, who convened key department heads in a series of retreats in the winter and spring of 1984. Mier provided them with ...
    • Jobs and People: A Strategic Analysis of the Greater Burlington Economy 

      Industrial Cooperative Association (City of Burlington, Vermont, 1984-12)
      After his upset election in 1981, Burlington Vermont's new mayor Bernie Sanders, having created a new Community and Economic Development Office, confronted a regional economy dominated by a branch plant, absentee owned ...
    • The London Industrial Strategy 

      Greater London Council (1985)
      Economic strategy and analysis for the 32 borough Greater London Council. Includes an extended overview of the London economy and agencies responsible for implementation and further plans. The authors note the general ...
    • London and the Greater London Council: Restructuring the Capital of Capital 

      Murray, Robin (Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, 1985)
      "Brief (9 pp.) description of the GLC experience creating the London Industrial Strategy as the staff discovered an industrial structure changing from domination by large firms to more of a network of small firms. "". . . ...
    • Steel and Southeast Chicago: Reasons and Opportunities for Industrial Renewal, A Research Report to the Mayor's Task Force on Steel and Southeast Chicago 

      Markusen, Ann; Lerner, Joshua; Patton, Wendy; Ross, Jean; Schneider, Judy (Center for Urban Affairs and Policy Research, Northwestern University, 1985-11)
      Reports the research effort by Chicago’s Task Force on Steel and Southeast Chicago (1984-86) done under the direction of Prof. Ann Markusen. The report describes the evolving structure of the U.S. and Chicago steel industry ...
    • Building on the Basics: The Final Report of the Mayor’s Task Force on Steel and Southeast Chicago 

      City of Chicago (City of Chicago, Department of Economic Development, 1986)
      Chicago Mayor Harold Washington introduced this 44 page report as an “inventory of recommendations” coming from the city’s Task Force on Steel and Southeast Chicago (1984-1986). The scope was expansive. There was equal ...
    • Urban Innovation in the United States 

      Shearer, Derek (1986-03-18)
      This is a transcript of a 1986 seminar led by Derek Shearer and held at Cornell University's Department of City and Regional Planning. Derek Shearer was an activist, journalist, state official and university professor who ...
    • An Annotated Bibliography on Progressive Cities 

      Clavel, Pierre (1987)
      By 1984, Pierre Clavel had been gathering background information - news clippings, documents, and taping interviews in cities he had identified as "progressive" cases: Berkeley, Hartford, Cleveland, and Santa Monica in ...
    • Five Year Summary Report 1983-1988 

      Community and Economic Development Office (CEDO), City of Burlington, Vermont (City of Burlington, Vermont, 1988)
      The Five Year Summary Report recounts CEDO's accomplishments in Community Development, Waterfront Development, Housing and Economic Development -- its main departments when set up under director Peter Clavelle in 1983. ...
    • Building the Progressive City: Third Sector Housing in Burlington 

      Davis, John Emmeus (Temple University Press, 1990)
      In 1983 John Davis was a member of the technical assistance staff of the Massachusetts-based Institute for Community Economics (ICE) when Brenda Torpy and Michael Monte of Burlington VT’s Community and Economic Development ...
    • Transformative Populism and the Development of Community of Color 

      Kennedy, Marie; Tilly, Chris; Gaston, Mauricio (Temple University Press, 1990)
      Kennedy was a supporter and key worker in Mel King's 1983 Boston mayoral campaign. King had projected a vision of populism that the authors describe as "transformative," in contrast to that of Ray Flynn's "redistributive ...