Desha Wilson has lived in Milwaukee’s Riverwest neighborhood for 37 years, but gentrification has made him feel like an outsider in his own community.
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Behre: Charleston's oldest public space wasn't even in Charleston. Time to fix it up.
But that can and should change ... block likely has been concern over gentrification. While Hampstead — known since the 1960s as the “East Side” — historically was a mix of races and classes, much ...
A Hot New Restaurant Moved In. That Made Its Neighbors Nervous.
She spent the summer listening to the drilling and construction along Onderdonk Avenue, including for Rolo’s, a new restaurant from a trio of former Manhattan chefs. “It was just this nightmare for me ...
Logan Square’s ‘Corner Farm’ Community Garden Could Be Razed For Condos — But Neighbors Are Scrambling To Save It
The Corner Farm, which has become a vibrant community hub over the past decade, could soon be uprooted for the kind of development people have come to associate with gentrification in Logan Square.
How Bowling Green's history of development changed Black communities
Bowling Green's history with development and gentrification is often forgotten.According to the Urban Displacement Project, gentrification is neighborhood development that facilitates economic change ...
How New York Has Changed Over the Years, as Told By Pizza
Those who don’t live in New York City might dismiss it as a monolithic haven for craven “coastal elites,” but people who live here know that it is in fact a thousand places at once. From block to ...
Chris Senegal Fights the Ill Effects of Gentrification in Houston’s Fifth Ward
Chris Senegal amassed a rental portfolio in Houston and saw a recent opportunity in the Fifth Ward for investing in underdeveloped areas.
"Green gentrification" is making cities prettier at the expense of marginalized communities
When the American landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted visited Liverpool’s Birkenhead Park in 1850, he was surprised to find that the land was enjoyed equally by people from all social classes.
East Austin community fighting gentrification to keep Latino tradition
An East Austin tradition is being threatened by residents of a new luxury apartment complex – an effect of gentrification in the historic neighborhood ... is not on behalf of the Weaver – mean to ...
Once Burgeoning With Black Talent, D.C. Residents Grapple With Gentrification
I don't want to see my community still look like it did 20 years ago. How can I grow from that? You change ... back the block. I feel that the only way that we can really stop gentrification ...
The gentrification of Wilmington's Northside: How good intentions may have backfired
While one study found gentrification ... neighborhood that was home to factory, dock and railroad workers. These observations show the area north of downtown Wilmington is rife with change ...
'Welcome back' program invites former residents to move home, with $25,000 sweetener
Watts, 28, is looking to move back to her childhood neighborhood ... rapid demographic change and community change in eight communities that are threatened with gentrification,” said Chelsea ...
Debating Whether Black People Can Be Gentrifiers Misses the Point
I don’t know my neighbors ... Studies Ph.D. program at New York University, “Gentrification describes a process of neighborhood change where the poor are displaced to prioritize the ...