public housing

The Future of the Public Housing Project

Mixed-use, mixed-income neighborhoods can improve quality of life for the urban poor.

A Native American Public Housing Project Returns to its Roots

A new plan in New Mexico incorporates traditional forms into its design.

Where Does Crime Go After Public Housing Projects Are Demolished?

Researchers track the diffusion of crime over time to see what happens when dysfunctional housing projects are at last replaced

A New Life for Pruitt-Igoe

A design competition is underway to re-imagine America's most infamous public housing complex

Cleveland's New Deal-Era Public Housing Posters

The Midwest city's approach was much friendlier than New York's