A proposed development on East Austin land and a building that was once home to the Montopolis Negro School draws fire from neighbors and historians, as well as some resistance from the city.
Dec 5, 2016, 4:31pm CST
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Neighbors and activists joined members of the Montopolis Neighborhood Association and Montopolis Neighborhood Plan Contact Team Friday to protest development of what was a school ground during the city’s period of segregation.