Gentrification and ‘neighborhood preference’

Supervisor London Breed explains why she and her colleagues on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors adopted ‘neighborhood preference’ legislation, which gives an advantage to local residents seeking affordable housing options in the face of gentrification. This follows similar practices in New York City going back to the 1970s.

Storyteller: London Breed
Date of Story: 2015-present
Location of Story: San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.
Location: City Hall, San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.
Date: 3 October, 2016