Posts by Mike Nice

Gentrification

Gentrification can contain some positives: making use of empty land, making a house suitable for occupation. But in other cases it can drive out the original residents by increasing taxes beyond what they can afford. This sequence shows a house near downtown being cleared for something new and likely bigger…

Photo by Frank Mansbach
Three hours into the demolition…

Photo by Frank Mansbach
All cleared out by 2:00 PM.