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    Chicago Department of Urban Renewal records, Bulk, 1940-1980

    The Chicago Department of Urban Renewal (DUR) was created in 1962 and continued Chicago’s existing policy of land clearance and redevelopment. In cooperation with the Chicago Housing Authority, the Department of Urban Renewal facilitated the rapid expansion of high-density public housing projects in Chicago. In 1992, the City of Chicago ...