Short tours of a small city, Elmira, U.S.A., deep in the heart of Upstate New York. Click on photo for detailed view.

Saturday, October 15, 2005

The plaque refers to the greening of Downtown Elmira. Many feel the greening is what drove away the businesses that left after the Flood of 1972. Don't think so. A service economy replaced the retail district. Takes a while, but many people now live downtown. Posted by Picasa