Photo Journal
Representatives from the Citizens' Committee for Hill District Renewal, Model Cities, NAACP and the Poor People's Campaign are warning the City Planning Commission they want no further redevelopment in the Lower Hill Dist. the billboard sign was erected at Freedom corner (Center Ave. and Crawford St.) in response to a map released by City planners showing proposed new housing in the Middle HIll but apparently ignoring the Lower Hill. Some fear the city may plan to redevelop the area by replacing present rundown housing with cultural and high rent apartment buildings
Photo by: Peter Diana / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/16/1999)