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The Future of the Public Housing Project

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

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A Native American Public Housing Project Returns to its Roots

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

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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

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A New Life for Pruitt-Igoe

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

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Cleveland's New Deal-Era Public Housing Posters

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