Germantown is no longer willing to have developers come into the community and strip mine its resources.
A new CDC is in the works to push back against decades of crooked insider deals and the poverty culture that kept Germantown weak in order to ensure that federal, state and city dollars flowed with no measurable outcomes.
This is undoubtedly an uphill battle. But at least the iron grip of Germantown Settlement has been broken and the most inept council rep in recent memory is leaving office.
New Germantown CDC tries to "dream big" about neighborhood's future