Monthly Archives: May 2015

Barclay Residents Face The Challenge Of Relocation 

Barclay residents are bitter at being forced to relocate from their homes by city officials preparing the area for redevelopment.

Barclay’s Residents Bemoan City’s Broken Promises

Many longtime residents of the Barclay community face relocation from their homes to make way for a planned redevelopment scheme that few will be around to enjoy.

“Beyond The Badlands: Life, Death & Rebirth in Middle East,” Part 1 -Barclay-Midway’s Promise of Redevelopment. 

Residents of one of Baltimore’s poor, inner city neighborhoods are promised that they will share in the redevelopment slated for their drug- and crime-plagued neighborhood.

“Beyond The Badlands: Life, Death & Rebirth in Middle East,” Part 5

“Urban Renewal” or “Negro Removal?” A historic look at urban redevelopment from World War II to present-day East Baltimore in the final segment of the series.

“Beyond The Badlands: Life, Death & Rebirth in Middle East,” Part 3

In Part Three of the series, the acrimonious relationship between Johns Hopkins and the residents of Middle East residents, many of whom have been forced to relocate to make way for a $2.1 billion bio-medical research park.