The City: Next: the Slurb

Growth is an article of faith with Californians. They can scarcely wait for the promised day—perhaps no more than a year off—when California will overtake New York as the most populous state in the Union. (The 1960 census gave New York 16,782,304 to California's 15,717,204.) To keep up with the state's fabulous growth and get ready for still more, California's builders have energetically churned out new subdivisions, new highways, new schools, new water projects&#new; everything. But last week, over the din of bulldozers and carpenters' hammers, a citizens' committee sounded a...

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