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SLO County District 1 supervisor candidates stress their conservative credentials

SLO County District 1 supervisor candidates stress their conservative credentials
The candidates said the Board of Supervisors needs to focus more on affordable housing and streamlining the permitting process. They agreed that the main obstacle to economic development is the lack of affordable housing. “We also have to have jobs for …
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BRA board approves .3 billion in projects at April meeting
A large affordable housing development just outside of Mattapan Square and the recommencement of Harvard University's research complex in Allston will provide a significant economic boost for both communities. All told, the BRA board approved nine …
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White knuckles on China's property ride
Data released this week by the Foreign Investment Review Board, which details the magnitude of foreign investment flowing into the local residential real estate market, has triggered fears in the broader community. This week … One concern is that new …
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Mixed results for schools started by Baltimore mayoral candidates

Mixed results for schools started by Baltimore mayoral candidates
Throughout the campaign, candidates for Baltimore mayor have called for a greater role in running the city's schools. State Sen. Catherine E. Pugh has proposed taking control of the system. Businessman David L. Warnock said he would set the vision for …
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Illinois preservation organization tours historic sites in Rockford
It started out housing one of the nation's first breweries. … According to local architect Gary Anderson, the Brewhouse is just one example of how Rockford is thriving with economic development plans to rejuvenate the city, specifically downtown. "We …
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