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November 26, 2018

Does Investment Always Lead To Gentrification?

Today’s blog is going to be a little bit different from the blogs I usually have on The Happy Arkansan. Today, we are going to get real about the town I live in.

I live in a small city in Arkansas called Forrest City, AR.

Due to Forrest City’s proximity to the interstate, it used to be a huge manufacturing hub with a bustling downtown, and so much more.

In the 1990s, this started to decline over time as more companies moved away from our city in search of lower prices, or due to other issues.

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