The Bronx’s Co-op City, 30 years later

In this week’s NY Press, C.J. Sullivan visits Co-op City, the planned Bronx community of the late 60’s, and concludes:

I looked around at the towers and the clear blue sky and thought that maybe Co-op City had caught up with the Bronx. You could certainly do a lot worse than here, so maybe those Great Society warriors had it right back in the 60s after all. Give people a nice place to live and they’ll keep it up.

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