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Friday, December 28, 2007

The Ghost of Living Rooms Past

Found this photo on a blog post at The Next Mayor blog. The photo is taken at the Logan Triangle site which is just across the Roosevelt Blvd. from our house. The Logan Triangle is a 21-acre area that was completely demolished due to unsafe settling caused by engineering deficiencies in the original construction. The city purchased almost all the homes in this large area and demolished them, leaving only a ghostly grid of rectangular streets as a reminder of the former urban landscape. This lone sofa is an ironic reminder of the life that used to be here:

Our house is the last one visible in the bottom right of this photo:

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