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On board. There's no question that this neighborhood has been historically underserved. You know, San Francisco is blessed to have a really good park system. One hundred percent of us live within a ten minute, walk apart. But with this community is ask for it hasn't had and that's an indoor basketball court. And that's what we plan to build. The renovation of Sunnyvale is part of the hope SF program launched in two thousand six to transform the city's most distressed public housing sites in San Francisco, gentlemen, KCBS, most bay area residents increasingly are living in neighborhoods where the family next door. Looks like their own s KCBS is making to reports, UC Berkeley. Researchers have found that overall the bay area's more segregated than it was in nineteen seventy researchers at the Haas institute for a fair and inclusive society at UC Berkeley have created a new. Interactive map that lets you explore segregated in the bay area over the last several decades, all of the tracks are low segregation in nineteen seventy. If you move the slider two thousand ten it's almost all high or moderate, Stephen, Menendez is director of the institute and co author on this report. He says the only two counties to be doing slightly better are Alameda in San Francisco, and it's hard to come up with an answer as to why this is happening. He says because shirt demographics can change. But it's not about who lives here, but where they live, take Oakland. For example, it is one of the most diverse cities in the whole country, but it's also a city that has clearly definable racial neighborhoods. So it's a very segregated city and segregation manifest in the schools and the problems this caused extend beyond education. He says, we will be able to solve the student achievement gap that will be able to work on parent mortality, infant mortality solve police. Taliban or mass incarceration and injustice in the criminal Justice system because men Indian says racial segregation has always been at the root of racial inequality. Megan gold speak. KCBS KCBS news time twelve thirty six a situation. Developing in Oakland involving an Amtrak train..

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