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Getting More Formerly Incarcerated People Into Public Housing

The past 10 years have seen a major drop in the number of people with criminal records rejected by the Oakland Housing Authority.<p>When Afomeia Tesfai, a research fellow for Human Impact Partners, took a look at the health impacts of public-housing policies on the formerly incarcerated in Oakland, …

Jersey City, Birmingham, and Raleigh win new workshops for revitalization without displacement

Birmingham, AL’s Woodlawn neighborhood will be the focus of Smart Growth America’s new partnership with that city. Photo via.Communities large and …

Urban Design

A Requiem for Chicago's Cabrini Green Housing Projects

“70 Acres in Chicago” chronicles what happened when the city tore down the Cabrini Green projects to replace them with mixed-income housing.<p>Ronit Bezalel has spent 20 years filming the brick-by-brick dismantling of the Cabrini Green public housing projects in Chicago for her recently released …

Browse Thousands of Tear-Downs on the 'Detroit Demolition Tracker'

The city released this map amid talk that there’s something fishy about its demolition program.<p>How far has Detroit come in rooting out its legion of empty, decaying properties? For a quick answer check the new Detroit Demolition Tracker, which shows thousands of tear-downs completed and hundreds …

Google Maps

Design, policy and stigma: Lessons from Australia's golden age of public housing

<i>For decades public housing in Australia has stood as a symbol of economic disadvantage and social marginalisation, but it wasn't always this way. As</i> …

Sweet Potato & Lentil Coconut Curry - fANNEtastic food | Registered Dietitian Blog | Recipes + Healthy Living + Fitness

89 Shares<p>Ready for a <i>super</i> quick and easy dinner idea? This Sweet Potato Lentil Coconut Curry is one of our faves! It’s packed with flavor from …

Paleo Bread + Quick Pickled Fennel

A few kitchen related things we find difficult:<p>Peeling and chopping pumpkins. Cleaning our juicer (it’s not that difficult, but it’s the most boring …

Recipes

Kabocha Squash and Tofu Curry. Plus, Natural Vitality Winner! | The Full Helping

<i>Image by James Ransom for Food52</i><p>I had a nice long intro for this recipe planned, singing the praises of two of my favorite ingredients (tofu and …