Bombay Tears Down Billboards In Historic District

In an effort to enhance the city's skyline, a court decision leads to a battle over preservation.
June 23, 2004, 12pm PDT | Jeffrey Goodman
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As citizens clamor for a City Beautiful in the former colonial jewel, the Bombay High Court's ruling faces both legal and economic opposition. While billboard owners appeal to the Indian Supreme Court, many landlords are claiming that without the advertising revenue, many buildings would decay for lack of maintenance.

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Published on Monday, June 21, 2004 in ABC News
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