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Not just another agency: How the Cook County Land Bank Authority is racing ahead by Breann Gala, Metropolitan Planning Council

Written by on February 8, 2013

Housing, finance, real estate, policy, and economic development groups are buzzing about the passage of the Cook County Land Bank ordinance that effectually creates a countywide land bank. Whenever new strategies and policies initiate, valid questions arise, such as how will this benefit my neighborhood, what are the unique advantages of this approach, and what…