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Posted on May 12, 2009 at 8:09 pm
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|May 14, 2009|
Forum on Gentrification and Displacement!
Thursday, May 14th, 6 PM
Elizabeth Peabody House
277 Broadway (at Broadway & Grant Street) Somerville, MA 02145
Gentrification and Displacement: What do they mean? What can we do about them in Somerville?
Please join us to watch the film “BOOM: the Sound of Eviction” about gentrification and efforts to prevent displacement, then hear brief comments from Somervillians dealing with this issue, and then discuss together our ideas for Somerville.
Sponsored by the Affordable Housing Organizing Committee (AHOC) and Save our Somerville (SOS)
For more information, please contact Mary Regan at 617 776-5931 x230 or mregan(at)somervillecdc.org
The Elizabeth Peabody House is not ADA-accessible.
Spanish/English subtitles provided within film.
Spanish language interpreters available for discussion.
Childcare provided if parents call Mary Regan at: (617) 776-5931 x230 by noon on May 14th- please say your children’s ages.