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Why Cities Want Old Buildings Taken Down Gently | WIRED

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Good Wood illustrates Portland’s success. Over the past four years, the city has deconstructed more than 420 single-family and duplex homes that were registered as historic places or built before 1940. Good Wood has taken apart 160 of them. Today, 19 contractors are licensed to deconstruct in the city, thanks in part to a city-sponsored training.

Source: Why Cities Want Old Buildings Taken Down Gently | WIRED