Day: September 12, 2023

Equitable Urban Development: Navigating the Impacts of Gentrification

 Introduction Gentrification, the influx of investment and higher-income residents to traditionally working-class neighborhoods, is a contentious urban issue. On one hand, it revitalizes areas with new amenities and reduced crime. On the other, low-income households are often displaced. Cities must balance development and investment with inclusive, equitable communities. Say’s Dr Lauren Papa, with thoughtful policymaking, urban […]