QCity Metro: Share, listen, act: ‘On The Table CLT 2018’ tackles the legacy of segregation

Several of the issues identified in the survey, such as affordable housing and gentrification, are the result of segregation policies of the past. “There is a thread that runs from the segregation policies of the first half of the 20th Century right smack into the affordable housing issues of today,”  said Charlotte historian Tom Hanchett, author of Sorting Out the New South City: Race, Class, and Urban Development in Charlotte, 1875-1975.

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Janeen Bryant
What will On The Table CLT look like?

On The Table CLT assembled a group of diverse Charlotteans for a model roundtable discussion Thursday, Sept. 28, to model how an #OnTheTableCLT gathering might look. Our respondents answered the question, “What keeps Charlotte from being more connected?”

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Gary Ricke