Monthly Archives: November 2013

Reckless Abandon

By: Allan Gallun & Micah Maidenberg "With more than 55,000 vacant homes in Cook County, government leaders are coping with a catastrophe that invites comparisons to the Great Chicago Fire. 'It's like we are standing there on the day after (the fire) and everyone's waking up and saying 'OK, how do we rebuild in this new world in a way that's smarter, knowing what we know now?' ' urban planner Marshall Brown says. Public officials, including leaders of the new Cook County Land Bank, will face some hard choices as they decide...." Read more

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