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Urbana, Ohio

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Urbana, Ohio

Urbana, Ohio

Urbana, Ohio

Only Available in Archive Formats.

The growth of suburbs over the past few decades have turned many downtowns into retail skeletons. But Urbana, Ohio has managed to buck this trend — and while its downtown has remained viable — it now faces an unlikely threat from within. Aileen LeBlanc of member station WYSO in Yellow Springs reports.