A Background Paper for the Delaware Conference on Equal Opportunity in Housing



This paper is intended to catalyze discussion at the Delaware Conference on Equal Opportunity in Housing. By providing facts and analysis pertaining to Wilmington and surrounding areas, the paper is written to help familiarize attendees of the housing situation in Delaware. A key goal is to educate on the racial disparity and deterioration of urban areas. "The national housing objective is to provide decent, safe, and sanitary housing to all people" and this document encourages the execution of developed solutions. The data includes population trends, characteristics of the ghetto, residential patterns in education, and urban renewal programs.

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