Experts say the Western side of Rhyl maybe the single most deprived community in Wales.
Many of its houses have been turned into flats.
Much of its population is transient - making it hard to forge a community.
Today planners revealed their blueprint for the town, hoping a sixteen million pound spend redeveloping and regenerating homes in West Rhyl can change the way people see the area and make families want to settle there.
Rob Shelley has been looking at their designs on the future.
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Well a fabulous day today has ended on a spectacularly soggy note for some! Heavy rain, hail and thunder will work northwards overnight!
The Talyllyn runs from Tywyn, near Aberdovey, for more than seven miles to two villages in the south Gwynedd countryside.
Homes in parts of Tonypandy and Llwynypia are without water this evening due to a burst water main at Cilfynydd.