Wednesday, June 12, 2019

EVENT Gentrification and Public Health: A Denver Study Tour

CPHA Outside Event!

Gentrification and Public Health: A Denver Study Tour

Join us for this unique and challenging CPHA Outside event, a lightly facilitated walking & talking tour of Denver’s Five Points, Curtis Park, and RiNo neighborhoods.

Date: Saturday, June 22nd 
Time: 9am - 1pm

Please expect to:
  • Walk an approximate 3.5-mile leisurely loop
  • Enjoy topic related-conversation
  • Be asked lots of tough questions and provided no easy answers
  • Bring a bit of cash for breakfast, drinks, and potential pizza/brewery stop at the end
Non-CPHA friends, partners, etc. welcome.
Tentative tour agenda
  1. Start at Crema Coffee
  2. Welton Street Corridor
  3. Whittier Neighborhood
  4. Posner Center for International Development
  5. Former site of Beloved Community tiny-home village
  6. Black Shirt Brewing
  7. Return to Crema Coffee


RSVP here!

Questions or want to help? Contact Burke
Some suggested reading and exploring that should help orient you to the issues.

CDC: Health Effects of Gentrification: Click Here to Read

Evaluating gentrification’s relation to neighborhood and city health: Click Here to Read
White privilege and gentrification in Denver, 'America’s favorite city': Click Here to Read
Denver Leads the Nation in Hispanic Displacement From Gentrification: Click Here to Read

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