What can be done for our older communities that have experienced decline? The reasons we should care are numerous. Rising crime, unsafe buildings, struggling public schools – all these issues and more can be traced back to a simple lack of reinvestment in parts of our cities. How do we bring reinvestment back? How do we reignite hope in a place? One simple but big-impact thing we can do is to re-zone for mixed use walkable centers!
From the B.A. Watkins Blog, originally posted 4/24/2013 by Barry Watkins