Fruit Belt, Buffalo, New York

Racial Designation: Black

Gentrification Status: Mid

Responsible Party: Kayla Zemsky and family company- Larkin Development Group// Tech manufactuers, ex. Telsa, developers 40% tax breaks, state stimulus spending plans

Tools of Gentrification: Subprime Ripple Effect and Forced Suburbanization

Community Response: Yes

Anti-gentrification Advocates: Sage Green- People United for Sustainable Housing (PUSH)// Grethchen Gonzalez- director for Volunteer Lawyers Project

Anti-gentrification Strategies: Land Trust and Purchase


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