In Richmond, Poverty is a suburban challenge too

The faces of poverty are no longer stranger’s faces, or the faces of city residents, or people of color.

They are your neighbors, Henrico.

That was the gist of a presentation at an “Eyes on Richmond” forum in October, at which Dr. John Moeser noted that Henrico County leads the region in an unenviable statistic: the rate of increase of residents living in poverty.

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