12/15/2010 - Philly is just fine for a day trip, but not necessarily as a place to live, according to a new poll of area suburbanites.
The survey of 801 residents from the seven counties surrounding the city limits was conducted by the Pew Charitable Trust's Philadelphia Research Initiative. According to the poll, 81 percent said that the city was a great place to visit for a variety of cultural or sporting events.
"People love it as a place to visit, there's no question about that," said Larry Eichel, project director of the Philadelphia Research Initiative.
Read the article Philly's a nice place to visit, but ... in it's entirety on the Philly.com Web site.
Find the full report: Suburbanites Value Philadelphia as a Place to Visit but not Live on the Pew Charitable Trusts' Web site.