Jessica Lewis

Jessica Lewis

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Vacant homes on Reisterstown Road in Park Heights. Photo by Casey McKeel.

Every Monday in the Park Heights neighborhood of Northwest Baltimore, groups of between two and fifteen residents meet to talk about one thing in particular: housing. Most are people who face eviction, foreclosure, forced home sales due to redevelopment, or unsafe or unhealthy conditions. Some have no problems at all; they just come to support others. What they are finding is that the housing situations they each face are not unique to them.

Housing: Shifting the Narrative