the withdrawal of invested funds or the cancellation of financial aid, subsidies, or investment plans, as in a property, neighborhood, or foreign country.
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How to use disinvestment in a sentence
Decades of failed government programs and private sector neglect have left North Lawndale and other West Side neighborhoods reeling from disinvestment.
It isn’t hard to see a straight line to the neglect and disinvestment that continues to devastate those neighborhoods.
Gloria said he already has his own plans to make the city more accessible and more focused on addressing historic disinvestment.7 Big Promises and Priorities From Gloria’s State of the City Address | Lisa Halverstadt and MacKenzie Elmer | January 14, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
We need Measure E to reverse decades of disinvestment, integrate our neighborhoods and increase the low home production that keeps cost high.Opponents of Measure E (and More Housing) Want You to Be Very, Very Afraid | Marissa Tucker-Borquez | October 9, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
Chronic disinvestments in health care, education, housing and economic opportunities have disproportionately affected working-class families and people of color, many of whom are essential workers.San Diego County Stands to Gain if Voters Approve Prop. 15 | Nathan Fletcher | October 8, 2020 | Voice of San Diego