vacant lots

Empty Lot Syndrome – The problem with vacant lots

governing Cities don’t like vacant lots. While some are turned into parking lots, others, trash-strewn and surrounded by chain-link fences, look like scars on the landscape. At their worst, they accentuate the perception of urban blight. In boom times, vacant lots are mostly a short-term issue that disappears when developers arrive. But with the sagging … Continued