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Category: Education

The City Project welcomes UCLA Intern Alex Ruppert!

Alex Ruppert recently joined the City Project as an intern. Alex is a senior at UCLA, where he majors in history, with minors in Anthropology and Civic Engagement. Alex focuses on the imperial age in world history, and how the […]

Los Angeles Celebrates its First Indigenous Peoples Day

Great Wall of Los Angeles © SPARC Judy Baca Los Angeles celebrated its first Indigenous Peoples Day on October 8. Los Angeles has the largest indigenous population of any city in the United States (UCLA, Mapping Indigenous LA). It is […]

Provide Long Term Funding and Support for Land and Water Conservation Fund for All!

Congress established the Land and Water Conservation Fund in 1964 in a bipartisan commitment to safeguard our natural areas, water resources and cultural heritage, and to provide recreation  opportunities  for all. The fund invests earnings from offshore oil and gas […]

Health Justice: Empowering Public Health and Advancing Health Equity 2018 National Public Health Law Conference The City Project October 4-6

The 2018 National Public Health Law Conference‘s theme is “Health Justice: Empowering Public Health and Advancing Health Equity” in Phoenix, AZ. “Neighborhoods Matter: Using Law to Improve Communities through Access to Transportation, Green Spaces, and Stable and Healthy Housing” will […]

The City Project 19th Anniversary Equal Justice, Democracy & Livability for All!

September 15 . . . The City Project’s flagship project has led to LA State Historic Park, Rio de Los Angeles State Park, revitalizing the LA River, saving and expanding Baldwin Hills Park, saving Panhe and San Onofre State Beach, […]

Ted Jackson CA State Parks & Recreation Hero. Presente!

Ted Jackson as Chief of Operations at the California Department of Parks & Recreation worked with the people to transform state parks for all. Ted is a personal hero and friend. QDP. Robert García.   L.A. River Master Plan kick […]

Immaculate Conception Catholic School 100th Anniversary Sept 14 Transformative Power of Education and Teachers

The transformative power of education and great teachers. Sister Mary Vincent IHM, my grade 6 teacher and the principal of the school, called me into her office once. She said sadly to me, “I hear you told a dirty joke.” […]

#STOPKAVANAUGH LDF NY Times Save Diversity, Economic Vitality, Right to Vote, Police Accountability for All!

The NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund opposes Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the Supreme Court because of his rulings on matters of racial and economic equality. He Supports Racial Blindness Over Diversity and Ending Discrimination He Defends Police Misconduct Over Our […]

Los Angeles Business Council 2018 Mayoral Housing, Transportation & Jobs Summit

The City Project is proud to be a Cooperating Organization for the 2018 Mayoral Housing, Transportation & Jobs Summit taking place at UCLA’s Renee & Meyer Luskin Conference Center on Friday, October 5th from 8:00am to 2:30pm. Register for the event here. […]

Webinar Increasing Diversity in Our Public Lands, Waters & Monuments Corazón Latino, The City Project, NEEF NPLD, USFS . . .

Corazón Latino, The City Project, AFC+A, NEEF – National Public Lands Day, U.S. Forest Service, Descubre el Bosque, Wild & Scenic Rivers . . . “Gracias Felipe Benitez for including our work in this beautiful platform for greater diversity in […]