Choice Neighborhood Transformation Plan for a Community in Albany, Georgia

Location
Albany, Georgia
Organization(s)
Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development, Georgia Institute of Technology; Georgia Department of Public Health

The Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development at the Georgia Institute of Technology, along with the Georgia Department of Public Health, conducted a health impact assessment (HIA) of the redevelopment of McIntosh Homes, a public housing project in Albany, Georgia. The redevelopment plan for McIntosh Homes was developed by the Albany Housing Authority (AHA) through a grant provided by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) under the Choice Neighborhood Program. The HIA provided AHA with additional data, resources, stakeholder input, and recommendations to consider health in a more explicit way.

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At A Glance

Status
Complete
Completion Date
2012
Decision-Level
Local
Sector
Housing
Organization Type
Educational Institution