The Real World of City Politics
Lorimer, JamesPublisher: James Lewis & Samuel, Toronto, Canada
Year Published: 1970
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX6520
A report about what is going on -- and what is going wrong -- in Canada's cities. Urban reneewal, public housing, downtown schools, citizen participation, highrise development, city politicians.
Abstract: Table of Contents
Chapter One Real Political Decision-making: The Case of the Cornwall Oak School Site
Chapter Two Ward Boundaries: "Making City Politics Safe for Politicians"
Chapter Three Urban Renewal: City Planning and Local Politics
Chapter Four Downtown Kids and Downtown Schools
Chapter Five Private Landlords and Public Housing
Chapter Six Developers: Public and Private
Chapter Seven City Politicians