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What gentrification looks like in the Twin Cities

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Gentrification is a word that gets thrown around a lot. But what does it actually mean and what does it look like for people and businesses in Minneapolis and St. Paul?  

MPR News host Kerri Miller spoke with two experts about what gentrification is, who it affects, and how neighborhoods in the Twin Cities are changing. 

Guest 1: Reverend Tyler Sit - Pastor at New City Church in Minneapolis

Guest 2: Dr. Brittany Lewis - PhD Research Associate at the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs at the University of Minnesota

Use the audio player above to hear the full segment.