Publication Date



Segregation and a Path Forward to Inclusion in St. Louis is adapted from an address given during Facing Segregation: Building Strategies in Every Neighborhood, the 2019 annual conference of the Metropolitan St. Louis Equal Housing and Opportunity Council, on April 12, 2019, at Central Baptist Church, St. Louis, Missouri. This Perspective is presented here through a partnership between the Center for Social Development and the council.

Document Type



Thriving Communities


Inclusive Housing

Original Citation

Webber, H. S. (2019, May). Segregation and a path forward to inclusion in St. Louis (CSD Perspective No. 19-25). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.


St. Louis; segregation; Facing Segregation: Housing Policy Solutions for a Stronger Society; Metropolitan St. Louis Equal Housing and Opportunity Council; Brown v. Board of Education; low income; concentrated poverty; Cortex Innovation District; U.S. Supreme Court; inclusionary zoning; community land trusts; fair housing; equitable development; Sean Reardon; Kendra Bischoff; Bill Bishop; big sort; local control; minimum lot sizes; Section 8; discrimination; policy