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2010 Census numbers show diversity dwindling in Portland's inner neighborhoods - May 3, 2011
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map thumbnails, credit: oregon liveReporter Nikole Hannah-Jones of the Oregonian explores the history and meaning of Portland's population shifts revealed in the recently released 2010 Census numbers. Equity is the essence of the Portland Plan so the the lack of diversity in Portland's inner neighborhoods is an issue to take seriously.

 

Find out more by reading the articles below. Then take a look at the draft strategies for the city's future and see how the Portland Plan proposes to address this and other challenges.

 

Oregon Live: In Portland's heart, 2010 Census shows diversity dwindling

 

Oregon Live: Lessons learned? What Portland leaders did -- and didn't do -- as people of color were forced to the fringes 


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