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Urban Innovations: How Are Cities Fighting Displacement?

Urban Innovations flyer image with information about the event, with photos of each panel member.

Fast-growing cities continue to grapple with displacement of historically disadvantaged communities. Affordable housing, support for cultural organizations, funding for social service networks, and services for vulnerable small businesses all play a role in combating displacement. What unique local and national approaches are successfully responding to displacement pressures and supporting communities seeking to remain in place?

5:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov 14
Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S Massachusetts St

Join the discussion with our guest panel:

Monica Bravo, West Side Community Organization, St. Paul
Gregory Davis, Rainier Beach Action Coalition, Seattle
Nicole Johnson, 1000 Friends of Oregon, Portland
Tony Lamb, Bureau of Planning and Sustainability, Portland
Chris Schildt, All-In Cities Anti-Displacement Policy Network, Oakland

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