Oakland

What Causes Displacement?

Housing for All in Oakland

12:30 p.m. | Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Image courtesy of Flickr user RadioNicole

Much of Oakland is currently at risk of, or undergoing, displacement of low-income households. While there are a number of presumed causes of displacement, from building new housing to growing new jobs to a lack of affordable housing development, there are very real policies that that can help slow or halt this worrying trend. Join us for a discussion about the drivers of displacement and the policies that might be put in place to combat it.

+ Robbie Clark Causa Justa
+ Tomiquia Moss / City of Oakland
+ Adhi Nagraj / BRIDGE Housing
+ Bill Rosetti / CRC Development
+ Miriam Zuk / Center for Community Innovation

Location

SPUR Oakland
1544 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 415.781.8726

Admission

free for SPUR members
$10 for non-members

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Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

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