Do professional sports fuel gentrification? | The Tylt
Gentrification usually begins when older cities are revitalized by outsiders, encouraging new residents to live in a refreshed and pricier setting, driving current residents out of their communities. Some say that in addition to sleek new housing and restaurants, sports arenas can also attract newbies and fuel the process of displacing current residents. Others feel gentrification is a beast unto itself; sports enliven communities rather than tear them apart. What do you think?
Do professional sports fuel gentrification?