Hontz: Here’s how to invest in Baltimore’s neglected neighborhoods

While the current focus in Baltimore is rightly on ending the endemic violence in our city as a way to foster sustainable change, there needs to be opportunities for citizens to make a decent living and to live in a safe home. That will only come when there is investment in the city’s most undeveloped areas. Prior to deindustrialization and the block busting that led residents to flee city neighborhoods, Baltimore was home to many innovative mid-sized businesses that allowed residents to find decent work, build wealth and provide for their children. (Balt. Sun)

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