Removal of project

I have a gitlab-ce instance that has been running for 2 years. It is updated weekly and is up to date. My problem is when a user deletes a project, the repository gets flagged with a +deleted.git but the project still shows on the project page. Any idea how to fix this.

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This is close but not the same behavior. The projects are not archived and you can not create another project with the same name. This ability existed 3 months ago and some update has change the behavior.