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 DIVIDED COMMUNITY

This social issue project focuses on a mature neighbourhood in Burlington, Ontario where infill housing is becoming a huge issue for some residents. Smaller, older houses are being demolished and replaced by larger "cookie cutter" style houses.

I was introduced to this issue by my aunt, Jan Christmas.

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© Lori Christmas

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Gregg Rhodes’ home, when he won a Heritage Award in 1990, was considered an A Home, which is a heritage home. Since the infill of the newer houses in Rhodes’ community, his home has been downgraded to a C Home and can now potentially be bought and torn down.