America's 10 Cleanest Cities

Forbes picks top 10
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 26, 2008 1:26 PM CDT
Miami topped the list of America's cleanest cities.   (Magnum Photos)
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(Newser) – Clean air and water makes for happy city dwellers, and clean streets help attract tourists—and businesses. Forbes went coast-to-coast to pick the 10 cleanest big cities in America. The Sunshine State led the way, with four entries:

  1. Miami, Fla.
  2. Seattle, Wash.
  3. Jacksonville, Fla.
  4. Orlando, Fla.
  5. Portland, Ore.

  1. San Francisco, Calif.
  2. Oklahoma City, Okla.
  3. Tampa-St. Petersburg, Fla.
  4. Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.
  5. San Jose-Sunnyvale, Calif. 
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