I meant to address this a bit in my last post but it got lost in my thoughts as I raced to finish it up. With all of the new development in Downtown Halifax and the North End, we as a community need to try to ensure that residents are not displaced. When you replace a vibrant community with one group of people is looses what was most attractive in the first place. I just read a great article in The Atlantic Cities that address this with from a United States focus on transit extension in large cities. The theme and message are still relevant however, “But the one thing we don’t want to do as we prosper is lose our soul.”. Click here to read the full article.