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a disused warehouse that had become a den for drug dealers
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In March 2016, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced plans for the Paseo, a street-level promenade that will wind several miles from Pilsen to Little Village along a disused rail corridor, with landscaping, gathering places, and public art.
In coming years, the museum plans to activate seven acres of largely disused parkland along Doan Brook on its west side.
But, New York's most unique park is the High Line (212-206-9922; thehighline.org), a 1.45-mile linear park on the Lower West Side that was redeveloped from a disused, elevated spur of the New York Central Railroad.
Kamoto stands on a disused bridge over a stream and watches as the herd moves tentatively out of the enclosure into their new sanctuary.
When the Wardman Park Hotel was getting rid of its furniture, Lou bought it and stuck it in a disused grocery store on 17th Street NW.
Zaha Hadid's plan for the redevelopment of a disused factory in Belgrade, Serbia, gives a lesson in regeneration with style.
Workers scooped out the soggy earth around a disused dry dock, leaving the concrete shell intact.
The Binghamton nabe was once a disused industrial stretch east of Midtown.
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Synonymsderelict, deserted, desolate, abandoned, forgotten, forsaken, rejected, vacant, vacated, void
Related Wordsignored, neglected, unattended, untended; castaway, cast-off, discarded, jettisoned, junked, refuse, waste; godforsaken, miserable, shabby, wretched; empty, idle
Near Antonymsreclaimed, recovered, redeemed, rescued, retrieved, salvaged, saved; reconditioned, rehabbed, rehabilitated, restored; repeopled
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