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Better living through affordable housing Read More
Can the affordable-housing movement redeem its past failures?
From reports of conditions in the New York City Housing Authority’s public-housing units since 2017. Unidentified children likely poisoned by lead paintMold in the apartments of asthmaticsBroken air conditioners in…
Audrey Petty on the history of Chicago public housing, the intimacy of oral histories, and reconstructing demolished communities
The decline and fall of public housing
What public-housing design can learn from its past