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    Default Re: New Penn Change Of Operations

    Give up yet?
    How many missed pickups / deliveries?
    Out of hours yet?
    Renting trailers to warehouse freight that should be moving yet?
    Soon.

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    Default Re: New Penn Change Of Operations

    50 worst cities to live in

    Go on take it...take it all.

    33. Reading, Pennsylvania
    Population: 87,873
    Median home value: $69,100
    Poverty rate: 38.8%
    Pct. with at least a bachelorís degree: 11.5%
    Once a prosperous industrial center, Readingís economy and standard of living has declined since Reading Company, operator of the main coal transporting railroad in the area, declared bankruptcy in 1971. The city's population declined in the following years but has grown steadily over the past few decades. Still, Readingís population has yet to return to its 1930 peak of 111,000 people.
    Today, Reading is one of the poorest of U.S. cities. Just 11.5% of adults have a bachelorís degree, less than half of the 30.6% national figure. With such low earnings potential, the city's typical household earns just $26.531 a year, less than half the national median household income of $55,775. Reading's poverty rate of 38.8% is the fifth highest of any U.S. city.
    Philly, Camden,Paterson, Springfield, Buffalo,Syracuse, Rochester, Baltimore...all in our delivery areas...terminals in most of them I listed...they're all in there....I only viewed from 51-33 so far. Rotten nation did this too it's people...crooked greedy politicians and corporations and bankers.
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    Default Re: New Penn Change Of Operations

    Quote Originally Posted by slavenomore View Post
    50 worst cities to live in

    Go on take it...take it all.



    Philly, Camden,Paterson, Springfield, Buffalo,Syracuse, Rochester, Baltimore...all in our delivery areas...terminals in most of them I listed...they're all in there....I only viewed from 51-33 so far. Rotten nation did this too it's people...crooked greedy politicians and corporations and bankers.
    I think for some of the smaller cities on here the closing up of many of the railroads is what done them in.. I live near Port Jervis new York and back in the day it was a big railroad town.. Middle class on both sides of the river.. Well when the railroads pulled out or went out of business the dopey leaders in the town made a deal with the county and slowly the downtown empty houses were being filled with no income welfare people After 40 years it has taken its toll.. Now they have robberies drugs and even murders..But if you look at the big picture IMO it was technology and the interstate system that put a hurting on the railroads.. Another big city up here that has seen its share of poverty is Scranton and for that I would blame the same thing but add in the coal mines that have closed..
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