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Cover Story - April 16, 2008

One acre and independence

East Palo Alto's early incarnation as an agrarian utopia may be informing its success in the future

by Alexander Papoulias

The chicken coops and greenhouses are long-gone, but if one knows just where to look, the City of East Palo Alto still bears some physical reminders of its agrarian past.

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