Where did Jane Jacobs live in Citizen Jane?
Subsequently, one may also ask, why did Jane Jacobs leave New York?
She was arrested and jailed for a night on charges including inciting a riot and criminal mischief, and could have faced years in prison if convicted. Jacobs eventually determined to leave New York.
Also, where did Jane Jacobs live in NYC? Orange Street, Brooklyn Heights: 1934-35 When Jane Jacobs first moved to New York City from eastern Pennsylvania, she lived in Brooklyn Heights on Orange Street (one of Brooklyn's Fruit Streets) with her sister Betty, sharing the top apartment of a six-floor walkup.
Also question is, when did Jane Jacobs die?
April 25, 2006
Why is Jane Jacobs important?
American and Canadian writer and activist Jane Jacobs transformed the field of urban planning with her writing about American cities and her grass-roots organizing. She led resistance to the wholesale replacement of urban communities with high rise buildings and the loss of community to expressways.