Tagged: Gentrification

“Gentrification moves fast”: A hard look at economic displacement in Denver’s most historic black neighborhood

“Gentrification moves fast”: A hard look at economic displacement in Denver’s most historic black neighborhood

For many people in east Denver, Welton Street Café is the definition of a community institution. But its owner said his restaurant is just as much at risk of being pushed out by the forces of gentrification as many other long-time residents of Five Points.

Rossonian Hotel changes hands again as Five Points neighborhood changes up

Rossonian Hotel changes hands again as Five Points neighborhood changes up

People think Palisade Partners’ plan for redeveloping the historic Rossonian Hotel will work. But they said that about former attempts, too.

Suburban poverty rising more slowly in Denver than it is nationwide, new report says

Suburban poverty rising more slowly in Denver than it is nationwide, new report says

Poverty has generally been rising faster in suburbs than in urban areas during the last 15 years, but that nationwide trend has been far less pronounced in metro Denver, according to a new report.

Suburban poverty rising more slowly in Denver than it is nationwide, new report says

Suburban poverty rising more slowly in Denver than it is nationwide, new report says

Poverty has generally been rising faster in suburbs than in urban areas during the last 15 years, but that nationwide trend has been far less pronounced in metro Denver, according to a new report.