Newark calls emergency town hall on gentrification

AmNews Staff Reports | 4/6/2019, 7:07 a.m.
Alarm bells are going off in Newark over gentrification, and how the forces of change and property development are changing ...
Newark, N.J.

Alarm bells are going off in Newark over gentrification, and how the forces of change and property development are changing the face of New Jersey’s largest city.

The latest phase of this ongoing citywide wake-up call to ensure the outer neighborhoods are not left out of downtown development plans is a National Emergency Summit on Gentrification, organized by activist and educator Dr. Ron Daniels and Mayor Ras Baraka’s administration.

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