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World Urban Problems / United Nations Conference / South Bronx #167266

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 03, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Ned Potter) World urban problems being considered by a UN conference in Istanbul, Turkey, featured; statistics cited on the projected population in major cities. [US delegation chairman Henry CISNEROS, Habitat II Secretary General Wally DOW - paint an out-of-control scenario.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Bill Blakemore) The community program to transform urban blight in one part of New York City examined; scenes shown from the south Bronx, where the "Banana Kelly" neighborhood launched its own rebuilding project. [Original tenant Pearl WHITE, Banana Kelly executive vice president Joe HALL, superintendent Yoko SANTIAGO - comment on the project.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The success in Chattanooga, Tennessee, once deemed the most polluted city, in complying with clean air requirements cited.

Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Ned

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