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New Low-Rise Communities for High-Rise Chicago

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New Low-Rise Communities for High-Rise Chicago

New Low-Rise Communities for High-Rise Chicago

New Low-Rise Communities for High-Rise Chicago

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Producers Dan Collison and Elizabeth Meister present this story of Jeanne Ingram, a Chicago resident who relocated to a new home as part of the city housing authority's "Plan for Transformation." Under the plan, Chicago is tearing down old high-rise projects in favor of low-rise communities.