The third annual Bronx Gentrification Conference took place on Sunday, January 10 at the New Settlement Community Center in Mount Eden. The event included a discussion of a de Blasio administration plan to rezone 73 blocks along Jerome Avenue for new development, as well as a short film and discussion about red-lining and disinvestment. Local residents and artists took part in the conference, as did City Limits, The Bronx Documentary Center and CASA-New Settlement Apartments.
Third annual Bronx Gentrification Conference in Mount Eden
Photo by Edwin Soto