Where is Allendale? And how can we fix it?

The fact and figures of Allendale's population are well documented. The population has declined

THere may not be an easy answer

Revitilization efforts often have to fight the forces of systemic poverty, systemic injustice, white flight, and many other things.

There has been a move to invest in these communities

However, there have been efforts to revitalize Allendale, apart from any major infrastructure investments. A new grocery store has been opened on x street. Houses are going up, being donated to the community.