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Tuesday, April 11, 2006

Can Harrisburg Survive the Brain Drain?

The Washington Post is reporting that college graduates are flocking to the big cities of the South and West, and ignoring the East Coast (except Boston) They want culture, restaurants, museums. How can Harrisburg compete?

http://www.cnn.com/2006/EDUCATION/04/11/educated.cities.ap/index.html

2 Comments:

Blogger Jones1234 said...

I used to be part of the "Stay Invent PA" initiative. I wonder how successful that was? Uncle Eddie did away with it when he took over...

April 13, 2006  
Blogger GastonStreet said...

Mayor Reed needs to bring back industry to the city. Put the city residents to work. Make it mandatory for the company employees be city residents just like City Government does. Keep the working folk living in Harrisburg and fixing up the residential base and paying taxes.

April 13, 2006  

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