CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 18, 1973
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(Studio) In past decade so many people moved to Florida, citizens considering ways to stop more from coming.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Florida) Entire cities may close to newcomers. [Spokesperson population advisory group Chris BORG - says land developers pack homes and people into small area. Have no right.] [John MacARTUR - says developers claiming land like Columbus. Getting out of hand.] Some areas as Boca Paton and Fort Myers already have population cap on towns. Fort Myers refused to grant zoning changes for land development. [Brad PATTON - says much Florida land not suited for development. Can't hold people.] [Fort Myers Chamber Commerce spokesperson Don BOTTORF - believes unAmerican to stop population migration.]
REPORTER: Jed Duvall