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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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To read a full article on this topic click here.

© Lori Christmas

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Jan Christmas (the smallest child on the right) grew up in her house on Delaware Ave. until she was 17 and she has now moved back in where she lives with her husband. Christmas believes that what is happening is, “basically decimating our environment and our neighbourhood.”