The Columbus Economy continues to grow, and with it many people are moving closer to the Downtown area. As a result there's been a lot of replacement of affordable housing for low-income families with newer, more expensive properties. Of the available low-income housing, very few are located in good neighborhoods leading to a divide between the residents.
Janet Hales, Director, Ohio Poverty Law Center
Rita Parise, Housing Administrator, City of Columbus
Sean Thomas, Chief of Staff, Ohio Housing Finance Agency
Bill Faith, Executive Director, Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio