Difficulty Ahead In Preserving Socioeconomic Diversity For Gentrifying Neighborhoods

 

Number of affordable housing units by development in Philadelphia with subsidies set to expire 2015-2020 (yellow=1-10, light green=11-27, dark green=28-53, light blue=54-87, dark blue=88-442) | Courtesy of @KenSteif

Number of affordable housing units by development in central Philadelphia with subsidies set to expire 2015-2020 (yellow=1-10, light green=11-27, dark green=28-53, light blue=54-87, dark blue=88-442) | Courtesy of @KenSteif

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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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