Community activists march against gentrification

Community activists staged a march Sunday against gentrification and displacement.

Community activists staged a march Sunday against gentrification and displacement.

Community activists staged a march Sunday against gentrification and displacement. (7/24/16)

BROOKLYN - Community activists staged a march Sunday against gentrification and displacement.

Participants in the march outside of the Brooklyn Museum are calling on the city to stop re-zoning and letting developers change former affordable housing units into luxury condos.

They are also demanding stronger community boards to represent them.

 

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