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Resource ID: #5609
Subject: Urban Renewal
Source: Reason Magazine



Reason Magazine shows how the Los Angeles Community Redevelopment Agency (L.A. CRA) used power politics to have thousands of houses and small business buildings in Hollywood declared blighted; finds the L.A. CRA wanted to present the land to developers at subsidized prices, and describes how it doctored minutes of meetings, falsified data to exaggerate problems, and rigged special board elections, January 1988.

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