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Category: Healthy Parks, Healthy Living L.A.

Free the Beach! Hollister Ranch NRPA Parks & Recreation

By Robert García Open Space August 2018 Two miles from Gaviota State Park beach, just west of Santa Barbara, California, sits Hollister Ranch, a gated community that’s one of the last large holdings of property along the California shore. State […]

Congressman Jimmy Gomez Roundtable: The Future of the L.A. River: How to Ensure Equity and Access

The City Project Congressman Gomez 20180810 Congressman Jimmy Gomez and river advocates, L.A. River Center Congressman Jimmy Gomez held a roundtable on how to ensure equity and access regarding the benefits of revitalization along the L.A.River on August 10, 2018. Congressman […]

National Allies Comments on Environmental Justice and Civil Rights US Civil Rights Commission EPA L.A. River

Diverse allies across the nation submitted public comments to the US Civil Rights Commission following up on its report called Environmental Justice: Examining the Environmental Protection Agency’s Compliance and Enforcement of Title VI and Executive Order 12898 (2016) (“EJ Report”). The […]

#ParksRx LA #JUMPP

Visit the JUMPP webpage. Tim Mok, City Project Fellow, at Parks Rx LA JUMPP round table. […]

From Snow to Sea Southern CalIfornia Has It All!

Christmas in July August at Will Rogers Beach   […]

California’s Prop 68: A primer for infusing diversity and equity into public policy NRPA Parks & Recreation

Park access is “a human rights and civil rights issue” Senator Kevin de León. Prop 68 offers lessons for activists and candidates nationwide. By Robert García Social Equity August 2018 California voters taxed themselves more than $4.1 billion to improve […]

Good News Radio Magazine: Recreation, Parks and Health Equity The City Project

The topic is “Recreation and Parks in Los Angeles” with City Project guests Dylan Thomason, Legal Intern, and Robert García To call in during the broadcast with a question or comment the number is: 310-910-9676 Select Option #1 https://www.acceleratedradio.net/goodnews […]

Foro del Congreso EE.UU. Salud Público y el Médio Ambiénte #PeopleOverPolluters El Pueblo sobre la Contaminación

Este presidente, esta administración, y sus seguidores continúan con un ataque sin precedentes contra personas, lugares, biodiversidad, cultura y valores compartidos. Su ataque está corrompiendo la democracía, el imperio de la ley, la confianza internacional y imperativos de la ciencia […]

Public Health, Public Parks, Clean Water, Clean Air & Clean Government! Congressional Forum The City Project #PeopleOverPolluters

Español / English. This president, this administration, and their supporters continue an unprecedented assault on people, places, biodiversity, culture, and this shared values. Their assault is corrupting democratic governance, the rule of law, international trust, and imperatives of science and […]

People Over Pollution: Public Health & the Environment Forum Leader @NancyPelosi July 11 2 pm DC The City Project

In response to the relentless assault that this Administration and the Republican Congress has conducted on public health and the environment, the Environmental Message Team (EMT) will host a forum entitled People over Polluters to make the case for strong […]