A playground burns in Alice Griffith public housing, 2008.
(Alex Welsh)The neighborhood and its residents are finally seeing signs of revival. But redevelopment has been promised and slated for decades, while residents lived in neglect.In 2007, a hou
Friends and family mourn Andre Helton, 18, who was shot and killed in his car, 2008.
Jermaine is arrested in Hunters View, 2008.
The Bread Me Out crew outside a laundromat, 2008.
Hunters View, 2009.
Speedy examines his chain, 2009.
The Pacific Gas and Electric Company looms in the background, 2007.
The night of Obama's election, 2008. (Alex Welsh)
A couple kisses in Alice Griffith, 2008.
Hunters View celebrates the life of Martel Peters, 2008.
(Alex Welsh)**To see more of Alex Welsh's work, check out his website, Twitter, Instagram, and Tumblr**Editor's note: A previous version of this article mischaracterized Bayview-Hunters Point