Tue November 27, 2012
Tough Choices In Baltimore Housing Cleanup
Originally published on Tue November 27, 2012 7:31 am
Baltimore has thousands of abandoned houses. It also has one of the nation's most comprehensive programs to clean them up. It focuses on selling houses in neighborhoods near key employers and other attractions, and demolishes buildings in less viable areas of the city. But the plan requires government officials to make some hard choices about which neighborhoods are worth saving.