Residents: Don’t call southern Harlem ‘SoHa’ | Fox 5

By: ZACHARY KIESCH

(Photo: Led Black)

There has long been a debate about where Harlem starts: North of Central Park, 116 Street or 125 Street? But this is different. This is the rebranding.

Danni Tyson is a member of Community Board 10, which includes central Harlem. She doesn’t like anything about calling a section of Harlem SoHa, short for South Harlem. She says Harlem has a culture and a history and is known all over the world.

But the real estate industry has other plans for an area from West 110 Street to West 125th Street, an area with its own name and legacy. It is called Harlem.

Read more: Residents: Don’t call southern Harlem ‘SoHa’ | Fox 5

Read more: Residents: Don’t call southern Harlem ‘SoHa’ | Fox 5

Related: An Appetite for Harlem Apartments | NY Times

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