Shermann Bilks's Top 10 Signs of Blight Slippage

x•Landlords begin demanding pet deposits

•Cars parked at the curb for more than 24 hours are actually ticketed by HPD


•Benches installed at bus stops

•Central a/c

•Taqueria menus printed in Spanish and English

•Retractable dog leashes

•Labrador retrievers

•"Historic District" petitions

•H-E-B closes. Kroger Signature opens.

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