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Council passes ‘equity’ budget, but not without heated discussion

The city’s 2018 budget aims to address historic inequities.

Incomes continue to rise, but Texans of color still seeing a gap

Texas experienced modest economic improvement in 2016, according to new census estimates. But income inequality remains pervasive in the state.

Mayor’s housing task force will be open to the public

The next task force meeting could come later this month, and a broader community session in October.

New East Meadows report finds a development in search of a community

Residents enjoy the newness of the government-built, mixed-income East Side apartments, but they wish the rules weren’t so strict, the report finds.

Can a community service center save a community?

The Good Samaritan Center addresses generational poverty by staying for the long haul.

What inequality is all about

Five basic concepts for the curious.