After decades of zoning abuse and neglect, downtown Fresno’s Lowell Neighborhood is rising up through the efforts of grassroots organizations. Those leading the change yearn for the return of a community with strength in diversity and opportunity for socioeconomic mobility, restoring the same opportunities and character the neighborhood was built upon. Could the rebirth of a community be rooted in how we once designed neighborhoods? What can we learn from how we built in the past, and can we apply these design tools to future neighborhoods? 

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CA Housing Forum