Some articles on cities, satellite cities:
10 - Second City Elite There's money to be found in the nation's smaller cities, and you're most likely to find it in Second City Elite ... The residents of these satellite cities tend to be prosperous executives who decorate their $200,000 homes with multiple computers, large screen TV sets and an ... group of well-off, middle-aged couples settled in the nation's satellite cities ...
... Conceptually, satellite cities are miniature metro areas on the fringe of larger ones ... Satellite cities are sometimes listed as part of the larger metro area, and sometimes listed as totally independent ... In the United States, satellite cities are often (but not always) listed as independent Metropolitan Statistical Areas within a single Combined Statistical Area that is unified with the larger metropolis ...
Famous quotes containing the words cities and/or satellite:
“... there is no way of measuring the damage to a society when a whole texture of humanity is kept from realizing its own power, when the woman architect who might have reinvented our cities sits barely literate in a semilegal sweatshop on the Texas- Mexican border, when women who should be founding colleges must work their entire lives as domestics ...”
—Adrienne Rich (b. 1929)
“Books are the best things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the right use? What is the one end, which all means go to effect? They are for nothing but to inspire. I had better never see a book, than to be warped by its attraction clean out of my own orbit, and made a satellite instead of a system.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)