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Managing the older urban buildings

Janice Byron

Managing the older urban buildings

a guide for the resident manager.

by Janice Byron

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Published by Uptown Center Hull House Association in Chicago, Ill. (4520 N. Beacon, Chicago 60640) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Apartment houses -- Management.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsOwens, Arnold., Squires, Helen., Uptown Center Hull House Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX957 .B97 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 142 p. :
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3091849M
    LC Control Number82194772

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    New book out: Urban Water Security (Wiley) In the 21st Century, the world will see an unprecedented migration of people moving from rural to urban areas. With global demand for water projected to outstrip supply in the coming decades, cities will likely face water insecurity as a result of climate change and the various impacts of urbanisation. In addition, if removal of asbestos during renovation is warranted, or school buildings will be demolished, public school districts and non-profit schools must comply with the Asbestos National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP). Read more about NESHAP regulations for renovation and demolition of buildings.

      Emphasizing urban and industrial pest problems, chapters cover such topics as managing insects, other arthropods, and vertebrate pests in homes, businesses, hospitals, industrial plants and municipal buildings; the ins and outs of the industry; and sanitation, fumigation, and Reviews: 7.   MB: What makes Philadelphia’s older building stock so damn bewitching to sketch and photograph?. BL: Bewitching is a great way to describe it.I have a totally obtuse line in my artist’s statement that says, “Old buildings vibrate at a frequency invisible to the naked eye.” I’m still not sure exactly what I’m trying to get at when I say that, but I do believe that there’s.


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