Explain how urban development effects US citites

Watch the linked videos and read the attached articles.

VIDEO:
How highways wrecked American cities (Links to an external site.) (Links to an external site.)

ARTICLE:

https://www.sightline.org/2017/12/19/when-historic-preservation-clashes-with-housing-affordability/ (Links to an external site.)

ARTICLE:

http://www.processhistory.org/goldstein-black-power-cities/ (Links to an external site.)

ARTICLE:

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-02-08/why-historic-preservation-needs-a-new-approach (Links to an external site.)

WEBSITE:

https://www.urbandisplacement.org/gentrification-explained (Links to an external site.)

Part 1:

In your post answer the following questions.

What are the benefits and pitfalls of both increased development and of historic preservation? (up to 6 pts)
In what ways did urban renewal impact American cities (up to 6 pts)
How has planning and land development patterns created a racialized geography in cities? (up to 8 pts)
Use a case study of a city not mentioned in the articles/videos to support your arguments (up to 6 pts).

Sample Solution

ACED ESSAYS