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By Karol Collins

within the mid-1900s, Coatesville was once a producing gemstone amid the rolling farmland of Chester County. It used to be domestic to Lukens metal, maker of the metal �trees� that grew to become the 1st 9 tales of latest York City�s global alternate heart. outlets akin to JC Penney, JJ Newberry, and Woolworth�s have been huge employers serving Coatesville voters and viewers from neighboring counties. by means of the mid-1970s, Coatesville�s trade used to be deeply plagued by the inflow of procuring department shops and big-box shops. because of in the neighborhood minded builders and neighborhood advocates, Coatesville�s revival is especially genuine and facilities at the arts, boutique outlets, faith-based development, and handshakes. Coatesville marks its centennial in 2015.

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