This visualization was designed by Peter Polack, Yanni Loukissas, and Christopher Polack to add an interactive layer to the 2017 report "BeltLining: Gentrification, Broken Promises and Hope on Atlanta's Southside." The report was a collaborative effort between the Housing Justice League and Research|Action Cooperative.
Beltline for all?
development promises to enhance its neighboring communities through changes to transportation infrastructure and improved access to amenities. But rapid growth in these areas also indicates patterns of gentrification that threaten current residents and historic communities.