This is what happens when housing data isn’t open and accessible



By Tony Webster

“If you do a Google Images search for “North Minneapolis”, you’ll find images of men bloodied by gang violence, slumlord-owned houses in incredible disrepair, police tape next to expended rounds, and a mother hysterically crying over the loss of her child. 

These images aren’t a fair representation of the strong families, rich history, and beautiful tree-lined streets on the Northside, but they represent issues impossible to ignore; impossible to overcome, for some.”

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