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Richmond takes a look at Brookland Park Boulevard resurgence

Brookland Park Boulevard is changing.



If you drive through the neighborhood you’ve seen the signs of improvement. Now other folks in Richmond are starting to pay attention.

From Richmond

“This corridor is rich with opportunity,” Streetcar Café’s Derek McDaniels told the group. “It was abandoned roughly 60 years ago, when ‘white flight’ occurred and then crime escalated and all the other things that impact small main streets. But what has been maintained here is a desire of folks to shop within their neighborhood.”

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Richard Hayes is the co-founder of RVAHub. When he isn't rounding up neighborhood news, he's likely watching soccer or chasing down the latest and greatest board game.

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