Episode 8



Is it revitalization or displacement? Hear true stories of the real impact of gentrification.
Guests: Mo Burroughs, Freya Zork, Ociele Hawkins, Dan Gasiewski, Jim Saksa, Ken Finkel, Nathaniel Popkin

Image: Johanna Austin

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

The debate surrounding gentrification continues in cities across America, including Philadelphia. PlanPhilly reporter Jim Saksa provides context for this debate.

What We’ve Gained & What We’ve Lost

In every Philadelphia neighborhood, the social and architectural history from past generations is still visible. It fills residents with a sense of place and home. But what happens when the old family grocery store is scrapped for a high-rise condominium?