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What Would Mcnulty Do?


Fans of The Wire know that large sections of Baltimore's urban core are filled with boarded-up rowhouses. They've been an intractable problem since the city emptied out in the 1970s, so now the Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts is asking for creative recommendations. Download this stock image, alter it however you like, and upload it to Flickr. You can see the results here.

Oh, and for a neat article about other efforts to reimagine vacant urban space, click here.

--Clay Risen

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