For more than 100 years, residents of Kiruna have developed their city center around the world's largest iron mine, operated by the state-controlled company, Luossavaara-Kiirunavaara AB (LKAB). In 2004, LKAB determined that to continue extracting iron would mean digging deeper, unsettling the ground beneath 3,000 homes as well as the city hall, train station, and century-old church.
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https://www.archdaily.com/433499/architects-to-relocate-entire-city-s-downtown-two-miles-over Jose Luis Gabriel Cruz