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How pocket parks may make cities safer

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A research team has found that distressed neighborhoods where vacant lots have been converted into small parks and community green spaces are associated with reduced crime when compared to neighborhoods with unimproved vacant lots.

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[Source: Switchboard.ndrc.org / Author: Kaid Benfield / Date of publication: November 23th, 2011]

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