Oct 10, 2007

anyone lived in a pretty how town

(Examiner) - Harford County is at risk of becoming an “Anytown, U.S.A.” cultural backwater of cookie-cutter developments, malls, chain stores and suburban movie multiplexes, says a new report.
... “Harford County is likely to face growing pressures to adopt cultural initiatives to combat the ‘geography of nowhere/Anytown, U.S.A.’ syndrome where contemporary urban and suburban growth lack a distinct sense of place,” Toronto-based consultant Janis Barlow wrote in the report. Link