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Boston’s Changing Neighborhoods: How You Can Impact Your Community’s Future
February 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Boston is experiencing unprecedented levels of development and growth, and our neighborhoods are changing rapidly as a result. Join us for a free community forum and Q&A session about what these changes mean for Boston’s neighborhoods, and how you can play an active role in that process.
Lance Freeman, Professor of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, Columbia University and author of There Goes The ‘Hood: Views Of Gentrification From The Ground Up
- Japonica Brown-Saracino, Associate Professor of Sociology, Boston University
- Peter Roth, President, New Atlantic Development Corporation
- Dana Whiteside, Deputy Director for Community Economic Development, Boston Redevelopment Authority
Keynote speaker Lance Freeman will address factors that contribute to neighborhood change, including displacement, revitalization and the central role of preservation in maintaining vibrant neighborhoods. Learn more.
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