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Resource ID: #16907
Subject: Education
Source: Education Week
Date: 18-Oct-00



In this installment of On Assignment Richard examines Fayette and Dekalb counties outside of Atlanta and investigates the lure of better communities and schools that is causing a migration of families from the inner city to the suburbs, often creating an a sprawl in the new suburb communities and a economic decline in areas left behind; the article discusses some of the obstacles communities are dealing with along lines of ethnicity and income level and the struggle to keep these new suburbs prosperous and attractive.

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