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North Pinellas economy is rebounding, but residents stand against development



City Hall was packed. And residents, one after another, urged their elected officials to say no.

The development is too big and tacky, one said. It will damage the environment, ruin the view and block the sun, said another. It will cause the surrounding areas to flood, the schools to overcrowd. It will kill trees and birds. And the traffic, said practically everyone. My God, the traffic.

Sound familiar? It should if you live in Dunedin, Palm Harbor, Clearwater, Largo, Tarpon Springs or Safety Harbor.

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[Last modified: Sunday, August 11, 2013 6:23pm]


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