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New generation looks to shape Chinatown International District’s future
CityStream: Chinatown International District: The Next Generation
5/31/20226:21

The Chinatown International District (CID) is beloved for its unique character and charm. Its many restaurants, clubs, and shops have been treasured for decades. But, like any neighborhood, the CID acknowledges it must keep up with the times. A new generation of business owners is leading the charge, but they’re treading carefully, working to adapt and update the community while preserving its soul. As producer David Albright reports, they’re fighting a wave of gentrification and pandemic woes to forge a new future.

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