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Posts Tagged "prison reuse"

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PRISON REUSE EXAMPLES REVEAL MANY OPTIONS FOR CONVERSION

While America has the largest prison population in the world, at least 17 states have reduced their prison capacity since 2011. This has happened for a number of reasons, from budget cuts to a decrease […]

Feb, 17

CONVERT PRISONS TO FARMS, HELP TROUBLED TEENS?

Cody Oxendine grew up in a small town in North Carolina dominated by gangs. He joined a gang at a young age and his activities landed him in juvenile court for two counts of simple […]

Dec, 01

REUSING GAINESVILLE CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION

Gainesville Correctional Institution, a medium and minimum-security state prison in Gainesville, Florida, closed on March 23, 2012. ┬áThe Alachua Coalition for the Homeless and Hungry opened a one-stop center for services including meals, bus passes, […]

Oct, 02
The Armory Arts Village is a bold, innovative community redevelopment project that uses arts, culture, creativity and innovation as a catalyst for reinventing the community of Jackson and the surrounding region.

CASE STUDY: MICHIGAN PRISON TRANSFORMED INTO ART VILLAGE

The Armory Arts Village is a bold, innovative community redevelopment project that uses arts, culture, creativity and innovation as a catalyst for reinventing the community of Jackson and the surrounding region.

Mar, 20

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