Authors

Chester Smolski

Document Type

Article

Themes

City Planning

Comments

Seven ways to reduce abandoned property.

Abstract

"It had been standing vacant in Olneyville for about three weeks, after the last tenant had moved out. Then one day a half-dozen young people came and ripped, smashed and generally tore it apart--the windows, doors and even the aluminum siding. Although the police were called, the vandals got away, and another house became a victim to city living."