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The Waverly/Benedict College area used to be one of the most rundown in Columbia, but look at it now; it is coming back with a vengeance.

There are 2 colleges in this neighborhood: Benedict College and Allen University. Benedict and the Columbia Housing Authority are mostly responsible for the area's renaissance.

 

This is an old housing project.

A Benedict College dorm

 

The Columbia Housing Authority is responsible for allowing many low to moderate income people to afford decent homes. These are being built where the Saxon Homes Housing Project was torn down.

 

 

Prep for more new single family homes