‘Downtown Hofstra’ plan may further segregate Uniondale

Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY. Image courtesy of Hofstra University.

Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY. Image courtesy of Hofstra University.

Last month, officials at Hofstra University sent out a survey to students about a possible plan to develop new housing, dining and entertainment options on campus.

But is this the best move for Hofstra? And what about the surrounding community?

Community activist Jeannine Maynard, co-facilitator of the Greater Uniondale Area Action Coalition (GUAAC), explains the impact the development initiative may have on neighboring Hempstead and Uniondale.

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