Downtowns

Some articles on downtown, downtowns:

Downtown - Specific Connotations
... The typical North American downtown has certain unique characteristics ... the postwar economic boom in the 1950s, the residential population of most downtowns crashed ... Due to well-intended but ineptly executed urban revitalization projects, downtowns eventually came to be dominated by high-rise office buildings in which commuters from the suburbs filled white-colla ...