The New Bushwick Buzz
From graffiti on every wall to streets now overflowing with different stores and condos, Bushwick was not always the new Manhattan. Since gentrification began around 2013 in this neighborhood, Bushwick blocks began to transform along with the community that it carried. New businesses opened, new people moved in and there’s a new sense of energy around here. But, how do the people from old Bushwick feel and how has all of this changed the community?
The Bennett went to Bushwick to find out.