Park Street First Baptist Church

When one North Downtown resident wanted neighbors to stop crossing her property to access that of the Park Street First Baptist Church, she built a fence—about a foot in front of the church’s fence and access gate. Photo by Skyclad Aerial

Fenced out: Neighbors complain about closed shortcut

In the North Downtown neighborhood, a new fence is causing a fuss. Where some Second Street NE residents have long walked down their dead-end lane to an unlocked gate that led to the backyard of the Park Street First Baptist Church, they’ve recently been faced with an obstruction to the beaten path. It’s a fence—a […]