Too much new student housing could lead to abandoned neighborhoods, Kent official warns
Published: June 1, 2012 - 11:32 PM
| Updated: June 3, 2012 - 10:26 PM
By Paula Schleis
Beacon Journal staff writer
Construction on student housing for Kent State University continues on Summit St. in Kent. City Manager Dave Ruller is worried that so much new student housing is going up that if the market doesn't support it rental properties in residential neighborhoods will be abandoned and family neighborhoods will become blighted. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
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