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Investing in America"s communities.

Investing in America"s communities.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Economic Development Administration in Washington, D.C. (14th and Constitution Ave., Washington) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic assistance, Domestic -- United States.,
  • Economic development projects -- United States.,
  • Infrastructure (Economics) -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Economic Development Administration.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14708662M

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