Gentrification hits Inglewood like it did Oakland

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A new stadium under construction in Inglewood. June 2018. Photo credit: Ron Reiring (CC BY 2.0)

Inglewood is quickly changing in ways that its mayor, James Butts, says there’s no template for. A $5 billion dollar NFL stadium is under construction. Many apartment buildings have been created over the years, and in many cases, rents have increased. In June, the city passed its first-ever rent control ordinance because of pressure from renters.

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Host:
Jarrett Hill

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Kathryn Barnes, Jenna Kagel

Reporter:
Anna Scott