EVENT: The Legacies of Racist Housing Practices in Albemarle County

WATCH HERE Karen Waters-Wicks, Michele Claibourn, Ridge Schuyler, and Jordy Yager discuss the Continuing Legacies of Exclusionary Housing Practices in Albemarle County as part of the Community Read series hosted by Dr. Irtefa Binte-Farid, the Coordinator for Equity and Accountability in Albemarle’s Office of Equity & Inclusion. For more on Albemarle's current Community Read material, … Continue reading EVENT: The Legacies of Racist Housing Practices in Albemarle County

3. (1903-1910) East High Street – Little High Street

You have now helped us log nearly 1,000 property records with racist covenants in them! This, in itself, is amazing and fantastic, but it also means that, in addition to mapping them, we now have enough data to begin telling the chronological story of how these racist covenants spread and evolved in Charlottesville and Albemarle … Continue reading 3. (1903-1910) East High Street – Little High Street

2. Montebello

We're officially more than 75% of the way through Round 1, which means we've successfully logged more than 450 deeds! And that means we're ready to do some more mapping. For our next plotting, we're heading over towards the University of Virginia to an area known as Montebello, in the larger Jefferson Park Avenue neighborhood. … Continue reading 2. Montebello