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Category: Healthy Parks, Healthy Living L.A.

Obama Boulevard and MLK Boulevard Celebration and Resistance!

City Project Intern Alex Ruppert reports: The community celebrated the unveiling of the new street sign renaming Rodeo Road for President Barack Obama Blvd. at the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd. The day long event featured live music, food, […]

Intersection of Obama & MLK Boulevards is a symbol of hope & resistance – L.A. Times

Few would dispute the significance of the Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw neighborhood in the history of L.A. race relations. It’s where Tom Bradley, Los Angeles’s first black mayor, once had to enlist white “dummy buyers” to purchase a home. For decades, discriminatory practices, […]

Park Access, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for All CA Prop 68 #prop68forall

On behalf of frontline communities, we support full funding to comply with the mandate of the people in Prop 68 to promote diversity, equity, inclusion, and access to parks, waters, and monuments for all. Furthermore, we support ensuring recipients of […]

ParkRx LA Day El Cariso Park/Dia de Park Rx Parque El Cariso, Sylmar, CA, April/Abril 28, 2019 9am – 12pm

Register with only your email / registrate con solamente dirección de correo electrónico @ parkrxdayla.eventbrite.com Download the Park Rx Day LA 2019 Flyer   […]

Join Us for the First Ever Park Rx LA Day April 28, 2019 English/Español

Park Rx Day Flyer Englsih/Espanol   […]

Coastal Commission unanimously adopts Environmental Justice Policy with support of diverse allies! @TheCACoast

The California Coastal Commission unanimously adopted the Environmental Justice Policy March 8, with the support of diverse and growing allies. The Policy is the Magna Carta of coastal justice in California. The Policy is a best practice for local, state, […]

Kevin de León Environmental Justice and Civil Rights Hero LA State Historic Park Oak Tree

Former California Senate President Kevin de León led legislative support to create LA State Historic Park after The City Project and community allies stopped a warehouse project there. Today the community thanked him with children planting a mature California oak […]

Super Blood Full Moon Total Eclipse L.A. State Historic Park Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

This park is not here because of any vision by a politician or plan. This park is here because of community agitation led by The City Project, Concerned Citizens of Southcentral Los Angeles, the Chinatown community, Anahuak Youth Sports Association, […]

House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Raul Grijalva Reception GreenLatinos & Allies Jan 15 DC 5-7 pm

As we welcome the start of 116th U.S. Congress, GreenLatinos and our conservation and environmental allies invite you to join us as we celebrate the incoming Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, Congressman Raul M. Grijalva, on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 in […]

Rose Foundation “Inspiring, Incredible” PRRAC Strategies for Health Equity, Environmental Justice, Civil Rights The City Project

In the mood to be inspired? Look no further than this incredible report . . .   And see The Year in Pictures 2018 The City Project. Please donate generously to The City Project! Peaceful Holidays, Happy Christmas, and Great […]