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Walkers bustled along downtown Chicago's State Street last week. The area declines while it was a pedestrian mall. Walkers bustled along downtown Chicago's State Street last week. The area declines while it was a pedestrian mall. (Peter Wynn for the Boston Globe)
By Michael Levenson
Globe Staff / March 9, 2009

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CHICAGO - State Street's problems 20 years ago will sound familiar to anyone who knows Downtown Crossing in Boston. (Full article: 1144 words)

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