Box 9, Folder 26, Document 14
May 3, 1966 TELEGRAM TO:
Honorable John J . Sparkman, Ch irman Housing Sub- Committee of the S nate Committee on Ba nking and Currency United State Senate Washington, D . C .
The deterior tion of the Central Business Di tricts of American cities cannot be allowed to destroy our economic , social and public va.lu s . S . 3282 offers the trong tool long needed to provide a si t nee to tho e ch rged with respon ibilitie for ound development nd pre crv tion of our centr l citie . Atlanta joins her gre t eister cities in urging prompt and po itive action on thi mendment and offer her upport to your Sub-Committ in seeking full pprov 1 of thi progres ive le i lation.
Iv n Allen, Jr. M yor
cc: . S nator Ric::h rd Rua . 11 Senator Herm n T lm d epr • nt tive Charle, L. \\ eltn r Repreae.ntativ J me• A. M ck y R preaentative obert Ci. Steph n•, Jr.