central business district

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central business district (CBD)

Typically the downtown section of a city,generally containing the finance, real estate,insurance, and legal headquarters for the city.

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Levy lives in Center City Philadelphia with his wife and two daughters.
PHILADELPHIA, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Embassy Suites Philadelphia Center City today announced the completion of a $10 million renovation.
6 million square feet of commercial properties in Center City Philadelphia and another one-half million square feet of commercial properties in nearby suburban areas.
For outbound service (to Elwyn), passengers will board regularly scheduled trains from Center City Philadelphia.
The firm is relocating from Three Parkway, also in Center City.
They join several other organizations in Center City Philadelphia who have already signed up for the PJM Demand Response Programs with ECI.
To get an up close and personal view of the Philadelphia Marathon, scheduled to run from the Museum of Art through Fairmount Park and Center City from 7 a.
The building promises to serve as a residential anchor to the community, attracting workers and graduate students from nearby colleges, universities and hospitals, as well as Center City workers searching for the next up-and-coming Philadelphia neighborhood.
14 /PRNewswire/ -- SEPTA bus Routes 2, 9, 17, 21, 23, 27, 31, 32, 33, 38, 42, 43, 44, 48 and 124/125 will be operated on local detours in Center City Philadelphia on Sunday, September 17, from 7:30 a.
between Elm Street in Norristown and 30th Street Station in Center City offering fans improved access to the competition.
PHILADELPHIA -- Representing The School District of Philadelphia, Binswanger arranged the recent sale of three Center City buildings.
departure from Warminster has been added to the schedule so passengers can arrive in Center City at approximately the same time the first train arrives on current schedules.