May 02, 2018
Latinos saved Oak Cliff
"Latino Landscapes: Postwar Cities and the Transnational Origins of a New Urban America,” by Sandoval-Strausz argues, during disinvestment of communities during white flight, it was Latinos who saved Oak Cliff (along with other cities) by creating a new Latino urbanism.
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May 09, 2018
Horchata Night: Zoning 101 Workshop by Legal Aid of North West Texas
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas gave a Zoning 101 Workshop for residents who wanted to learn about land use, zoning, and development in the City of Dallas, how residents and communities can engage in this process, and how to advocate for equitable development in your neighborhoods.
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas (LANWT) is a nonprofit organization that provides free representation on civil cases to low-income people throughout North and West Texas. LANWT’s staff attorneys provides free civil legal services to income-eligible residents in 114 Texas counties from branch offices located in Abilene, Amarillo, Brownwood, Dallas, Denton, Fort Worth, Lubbock, McKinney, Midland, Odessa, Plainview, San Angelo, Waxahachie, Weatherford and Wichita Falls. The administrative office is located in Fort Worth. https://internet.lanwt.org/home
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