|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 20 Oct 2008 13:44:20 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] Unfinished Capitol View Commerce Center, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania|
Cameron St. eyesore If center goes unfinished, then everyone loses Editorial Harrisburg Patriot-News (PA) October 19, 2008It takes some doing to turn an otherwise conventional "brownfield" into a huge multimillion-dollar eyesore, but they managed to do it at the former Harrisburg Steel Corp. site at Cameron and Herr streets.
For years this long-vacant blighted site in the middle of Harrisburg stood waiting for someone to come along and build something to take advantage of its central location and proximity to the state Capitol and two interstate highways. That something was supposed to be the Capitol View Commerce Center, undertaken by developer David R. Dodd II, with financial support from private lenders, and the city, county, state and federal governments.
... For the entire editorial, see http://www.pennlive.com/editorials/patriotnews/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1224268812229690.xml&coll=1 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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