Allen Houston, City Editor for Metro New York, is a veteran of print and online journalism and has been an editor at the New York Post and Dallas Morning News.
In the course of his decade-long career, Allen has covered city politics, features, schools, religion and every other beat in-between.
Prior to New York, Allen lived in Japan and Indonesia.
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The Inflato Dumspter project aims to top garbage containers with futuristic, inflatable shells, creating temporary spaces on the streets of New York that enrich their communities and provide places for people to work, learn, and play.