Improving Services to Dallas' Homeless: A Key to Downtown Revitalization

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Homelessness has significant economic as well as social consequences for the City of Dallas. While offering compassion to the homeless, this report also acknowledges that the overwhelming presence of homeless persons on the streets of downtown has negative economic impacts on individual businesses, the prospects for redevelopment, and the city's finances. This report, by the University of North Texas Center for Economic Development and Research, discusses theses aspects.

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Creation Date: April 2004
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UNT Center for Economic Development and Research
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UNT Scholarly Works
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Creator (Author):
Weinstein, Bernard L.

University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Clower, Terry L.

University of North Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: April 2004
Description:

Homelessness has significant economic as well as social consequences for the City of Dallas. While offering compassion to the homeless, this report also acknowledges that the overwhelming presence of homeless persons on the streets of downtown has negative economic impacts on individual businesses, the prospects for redevelopment, and the city's finances. This report, by the University of North Texas Center for Economic Development and Research, discusses theses aspects.

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40 p.

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Keyword(s): public services | homeless
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Partner:
UNT Center for Economic Development and Research
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UNT Scholarly Works
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30396
Resource Type: Report
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