I was a little lacking in vision as mayor - I failed to understand the significance that housing and the revitalization of housing means for a city, ... We spent a lot of effort trying to revitalize neighborhood business districts, create neighborhood industrial parks, assumed that if the jobs come somehow the revitalization will occur, the businesses will come. ... Well, no, they won't because nothing has changed about the disposable income characteristics of the community.
Henry Cisneros
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