Quiet-List 1997

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Re: Technology and Coping

On Mon, 16 Jun 1997, David Staudacher wrote:

>    I think the expense is another good reason to try and keep noise 
> cancellation systems from being hailed as the answer to the problem.  

>   Now it seems to me that if instead of having people 
> leave the city to find quiet, we could instead bring quiet to the 
> city, then we wouldn't need to spend so much on subsidies for mass 
> transit.  Without the need to "get away" to find peace and quiet, I 
> think people would naturally prefer to live near where they work.

  You make some very good points.

 Eric Greenspoon 
  Vice President - Citizens' Coalition Against Noise

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