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Meth lab clean-ups in public housing cost Queenslanders $600k over three years

ABC News Alyse Edwards 20 May 2015

Cleaning up meth labs set up in public housing has cost the Queensland Government more than $600,000 in the past three years. 29 more words

Drug Analysis And Toxicology

Blog 66 Just Housing Draft

Blog #66 –Just Housing? –Public Housing’s Past, Present, and Potential Future

In three parts: First, an argument about public housing and the concept of justice , suggesting that public housing is part of a whole housing system, private and public, shaped both by forces internal to it and external pressures from other parts of the system, justice being thus far a minor criterion for it operations. 1,615 more words

Transformative Demands

This Swedish dream house was co-designed by 20% of the country's population

What does a house derived from the collective preferences of 2 million Swedes look like? The Hemnet Home, aka “The House of Clicks,” is an experiment in big data architecture, designed based on web traffic on a popular… 310 more words

New York City's Public-Housing Crisis

By Alana Semuels

For a long time, many American cities housed their poorest residents in giant public housing towers that had little going for them except for the fact they were affordable. 392 more words

News From The Soul Brother

Woonbond: Representing the Tenants of the Netherlands

Woonbond is a large tenants rights organization based in Amsterdam. The company considers itself the voice of renters from throughout the country. More than half of the residents in social housing are somehow connected to Woonbond through its membership and advocacy. 1,388 more words

De Blasio Reveals Plan to Solve 'Worst Financial Crisis' in NYCHA History

Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled today his administration’s long-awaited “NextGeneration NYCHA” plan, designed to address what he called the “worst financial crisis” in the New York City Housing Authority… 926 more words