Snap-Shots A Continuing Series By Our Intern in Petworth, Julian


Name: Kristy

Age: 28

Streets: 18th and Irving

1. How long have you been in the neighborhood, and what changes have you witnessed?
I moved here in February, so the only real change I

One Comment

  • I certainly agree with Keli about how sad it is that it took a tragedy to bond member of a neighborhood spanning different socioeconomic classes; this sort of scenario seems all too common.

    Russel probably provides a good point on viewing the fire as a convenient way to eliminate the working class. Seeing new luxury condos in place of the former apartment building certainly wouldn’t be surprising. Forget about low-income housing, Mt Pleasant is becoming prime real estate.

    Simple and effective method of capturing neighborhoods in change, thanks Julian

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