Mile High Connects is working at the intersection of housing, economic opportunity and cultural fabric to address issues of gentrification and displacement across the region. Galvanizing a regional coalition of residents and organizational partners, Mile High Connects seeks to strengthen local policies and practices that protect not only the affordability of housing units near transit, but also the people living in them. Ensuring that renter’s have equal access to housing units, live in habitable conditions and have protections in eviction processes are all critical to supporting people and the diverse communities in which they live.
is Denver's rating by Governing Magazine of the nation's "most gentrified cities."
of eligible tracts gentrified since 2000, up from 31% in the previous decade.