Check out these two new CLT resources, both full of great information for anyone interested in the practice of community and resident-led development on community-owned land.
On Common Ground: International Perspectives on the Community Land Trust is a volume of 26 essays from CLTs practitioners, scholars, and organizers from around the world. Released by the Center for Community Land
[Note: This article originally appeared on the Shelterforce websitehere.]
By Zachary Murray
In late January, a standing-room only crowd gathered to celebrate a milestone that once seemed impossible. Exactly one year and five days prior to this celebration, residents and tenants of the 23rd Avenue Community Building (23rd Avenue)—a long-standing affordable, people of color led social justice center—received notice that their landlord had