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Carter / Urban Plan / South Bronx Community Aid Program #257054

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 24, 1978
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(Studio) White House sources' leakage of details of Carter urban policy noted and details given. Report is on community group attempting renovation of NYC's s. Bronx area.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(S. Bronx, New York) Deteriorating conditions in south Bronx described; statistics listed. Report is on effort of People's Dvt. Corporation and tenants' association to save one building abandoned by landlord. [Corporation spokesperson Meagan CHARLOP - cites goals for group and tells group how Corporation works.] Details given with regard to operation of People's Dvt. Corporation (PDC) in community self-help program. Films shown. President Carter's stop in Bronx last fall to view PDC work mentioned. [PDC spokesperson Ramon RUEDA - challenges President to give self-help program and massive urban renewal program 5-yr. experimental period to see which is most successful.]
REPORTER: David Culhane

Cronkite, Walter;
Culhane, David

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