Volume III: Full Publication

This is the full PDF of The Policy Forum: Volume III. Please be sure to reference The Policy Forum and cite our contributors’ work appropriately if you reference this copyrighted publication. If you would like us to send you a bound and printed version of this volume, please contact us and we will send you a…

Oakland Chinatown – Displacement Vulnerability and the Ethnic Economic Enclave

By Beki McElvain Low-income immigrant enclaves are particularly susceptible to displacement as a result of transportation-oriented development (TOD) projects in their urban neighborhoods. Too often, economic revival projects have failed to recognize this risk, despite steps taken within the planning process to promote equitable development.  The relationship between redevelopment and displacement is especially important to…