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Andrew Fish UP 101 Final Terms 8 December 2005 NAACP – National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; in 1980, with the Justice Department, the NAACP brought suit against the city of Yonkers in the Yonkers Housing Case; 1960’s through present, influential in desegregation and anti- discrimination of blacks. Urban Development Action Grants – During the Carter Administration, it provided fiscal relief to cities in crisis; also planned to bring private capital investment back to cities by granting tax breaks to businesses that hired the long-term unemployed or if they
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Unformatted text preview: built in impoverished areas; one of Carters most successful urban policies. In 1986, Reagan deferred money towards this policy in preparation to abandon the policy entirely. Battery Park City Development Large and highly successful urban design effort done under public auspices; set up as a public benefit corporation by New York State Legislature in 1968, with the purpose to develop 92 acres to be created by landfill on the Hudson shore of Manhattan, adjacent to the World Trade Center and the financial district....
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course UP 101 taught by Professor Sweet during the Fall '06 term at University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

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