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Jordan Downs to be Torn Down and Replaced with New Urbanist, Mixed-Income “Urban Village”

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Jordan Downs Housing Project To Get ‘Urban Village’ Makeover

Retail space and market-rate housing interspersed amid affordable housing is done with the hopes of changing the social life of Jordan Downs and by extension, Watts. The concern amid current residents is whether the redeveloped Jordan Downs will replace one-to-one the 700 affordable units or if there will be a loss in affordable units, as has been the trend in recent redevelopments of public housing across the country.

Written by soledadenmasa

April 18, 2013 at 7:15 pm

Posted in Los Angeles, Politics

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