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America ReFramed | 70 Acres in Chicago: Cabrini Green | Trailer

70 Acres in Chicago: Cabrini Green | Trailer

Explores the effects of the Plan for Transformation, an order requiring the demolition of Chicago’s public housing high rises, and the building of mixed-income condominiums. "70 Acres in Chicago" illuminates the layers of socio-economic forces, and the questions behind urban redevelopment and gentrification taking place in U.S. cities today.

Premiere Date: February 21, 2017 | Runtime: 00:01:12

Season America ReFramed: Season 6

About America ReFramed

Through the lens of independent documentaries, America ReFramed brings to national audiences compelling stories that illuminate the changing contours of an ever-evolving America. The social-issue documentary series presents an array of personal voices and experiences through which we learn from our past, understand our present and are challenged to seek new frameworks for America’s future.