Denver Urban Observatory
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Denver Urban Observatory Five-Year Report 1970-1975, giving information on the project and describing projects. Table of Contents shows research topics: Economic Base; Municipal Finances, Budgets, and Revenue Models; Public Utility Use; Urban Service Evaluation; City Charter Revision; Cable Television; Neighborhood Integration, Indicators of the Quality of Urban Life; Citizen Attitudes; Citizen Participation and Involvement; Urban Housing; Migration Study.
The University of Denver was a participant in the Urban Observatory, a collaboration of city officials and colleges and universities to study the research resources and needs of an urban city. The project began in 1970 with support from the National League of Cities and funding from various Federal Agencies. The reports of the project describe the economic and social situation in Denver, studying attitudes of the citizens to various urban problems.