Greening aims to revive Reservoir Hill

When Gerrie Okwesa moved to Reservoir Hill five years ago, she had no intention of staying long. Vacant rowhouses marred the block, and a fence obstructed one end of the street where she lived — put there by police, she was told, to disrupt the drug trafficking that plagued the neighborhood.

But the place grew on the teacher from Washington, and she's put down roots, literally. With help from nonprofit groups and the city, she and her neighbors ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Mary Hartney - Jul 14, 2011 - 5:42 AM PDT
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