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The Residents of Old Town Chinatown Speak Up.

Some of us residents, mostly renters in affordable housing, took it upon ourselves, with the guidance and hard work of our neighbor Katherine Fischer, to conduct a survey of our neighbors, particularly those living near the soon-to-be-developed (we hope) Block 25. We are sharing results of this report as we expressed what we want on Block 25 and what we don’t want in our neighborhood. Please download Katherine Fischer’s report at We also asked this question, What kind of neighborhood do we want? A safe neighborhood – A large portion of residents in our neighborhood are frail, physically disabled or encumbered, making us easy targets who are unable to run from an


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