Lathrop Homes has long been one of CHA’s most diverse and successful properties. But today it’s a shell of its former self.
Edo Belli’s mid-20th-century Cuneo Hospital complex is headed for destruction.
The city has big plans to turn 47th Street into a tourist-friendly blues district and African marketplace. But if they kick out beloved local businesses, they may destroy the last authentic remnants of the heritage they’re trying to celebrate.
That’s probably an overstatement. But Mary Bordelon isn’t taking any chances.