Revisiting the past reveals gentrified history of Va

January 25, 2016

Even as the gentrification of downtown Newport News reveals itself, the gentrification of the St. Paul’s quadrant of Norfolk has begun. As the comprehensive plans to create a wider range of retail, more public “tot lots” and community squares come to fruition, many are weary; promises of diversity in the past have gone by the wayside. Though the plan for the St. Paul’s quadrant does not do much to squelch…