Sweeping up the projects

Leo, John
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/2/94, Vol. 116 Issue 17, p20
Opinion. Considers how politicians and pundits have been talking about sweeps as a solution to the chaos at Chicago's most troubled housing projects. Item in Clinton administration's proposal that states that tenants should be able to pre-approve sweeps of their own apartments when signing their leases; Why this is of dubious help; Terrorized tenants; Majority of tenant councils that support sweeps; Law suit filed by those who didn't; Possible solutions.


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