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S Surveying D.C
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Washington, D.C. S DC is a very international city, home to more than 170  embassies and international cultural centers.  S Washington, D.C. as a whole represents an emerging gateway  city since it underwent low immigration through 1970 and high  late immigration  S Both areas have undergone gentrification. S Georgetown: greatest white concentration: 90.9% S Atlas District: greatest black concentration: 39.4%
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Comparison of Neighborhoods Georgetown Atlas District
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Differences in Public  Transportation in Georgetown S Georgetown S Atlas District
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Roads S Georgetown S Atlas District
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Bridges S Georgetown S  (Key Bridge) S Atlas District  S (Hopscotch Bridge)
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Physical Appearance in  Georgetown
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Physical Appearance in the Atlas 
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Unformatted text preview: District Services in Georgetown Services in Atlas District Public Schools S Georgetown S Atlas District Real Estate in Georgetown Real Estate in the Atlas District Conclusion S Georgetown S Georgetown has plenty of services towards its community, albeit more oriented to upscale residents S It is more efficient to walk or take the bus than drive around the area. It also lacks a metro stop. S Conspicuous consumption S Atlas District S Despite gentrification, it has maintained some of its community services. S More known either for increased awareness for performing arts or for its nightlife. S Plenty of modes of transportation (2 metro...
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course SCHOLARS 1111 taught by Professor Mason during the Spring '11 term at GWU.

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