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Eberly College of Arts and Sciences


Social Work


Cities, like people, age. In the United States the aging process for cities has, in many ways, been less than graceful. As a result, there is great concern in this country today with the “decline” of our cities. This note considers the elderly population of south Minneapolis Minnesota and makes recommendations for the adaptation of the Model Cities program to better meet their needs.

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This was written while the author was a graduate student in the Public Administration program at the University of Minnesota.



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