The 15-Year Transformation of Newark’s Lincoln Park

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In 2006, Anthony Smith came to work for the Lincoln Park Coast Cultural District (LPCCD). As Director of Community Relations, he was there to help the organization advocate for policies that would guide Newark’s underprivileged Lincoln Park neighborhood toward a better future. When Smith saw their commitment to revitalizing the neighborhood without leaving its current residents behind, he knew he would stay for the long haul.

Smith is now LPCCD’s Executive Director and the organization is celebrating its 15th year in existence. Over the course of those 15 years, it has made significant strides in changing Lincoln Park’s fortunes….. Click link to read full article

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