Jun 27

Connect Raleigh: Community Voices on Gentrification

Fletcher Opera Theater
Fletcher Opera Theater
Raleigh Lecture Series
June 27, 2019 | Thursday
6:30 PM | Doors 6:00 PM
Raleigh Lecture Series

Join us for a conversation about gentrification with Kristen Jeffers, the founder and editor of The Black Urbanist. Ms. Jeffers also is a freelance writer, urban planner, and advocate for improving the built environment in urban areas.

She will speak at the event and moderate a panel discussion with:

She will speak at the event and moderate a panel discussion with:

  • Pamela Wideman – Housing & Neighborhood Services Director, City of Charlotte
  • Kia Baker – Executive Director, Southeast Raleigh Promise
  • Yvette Holmes – Vice President for Resource Development & Partnership, DHIC, Inc.
  • Asa Fleming – President, NC Association of Realtors & Realtor, Allen Tate Realtors
  • Paul Kane – Executive Vice President/CEO, Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County

All are invited to join the conversation and provide questions for the discussion.