This report details the findings and outcomes of a year-long initiative in the suburban neighborhood of Windy Ridge in Charlotte, North Carolina. The project was funded by the Raleigh-based Z. Smith Reynolds (ZSR) Foundation and, as such, a version of this report was also submitted to ZSR after the year of funding had elapsed. The report’s authors are all based at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in either the Department of Geography and Earth Sciences or in the Architecture Department.
The documents below form the components of the report. Furthermore, the links below comprise of articles written about Windy Ridge and the issues a neighborhood like Windy Ridge brings to the fore.