When you hear the word 'gentrification,' what comes to mind?


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L.A. neighborhoods like Silver Lake, Venice and Boyle Heights have undergone dramatic changes in the last 20 years. Today, Highland Park in northeast Los Angeles appears poised to join the ranks of the gentrified—with noticeable changes in local businesses, services and demographics.

On Thurs., Feb. 28, KPCC's Crawford Family Forum takes a closer look at the trend with the off-site program Changing Neighborhoods: Tradition, Transition, and Gentrification in L.A. 

Help jump-start that conversation by responding to our quick questions below. We want to know: When you hear the word "gentrification," what comes to mind? 

A KPCC journalist reads every response. Your information will remain completely confidential unless you explicitly give us permission on the form to share your insights.

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