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Month: September 2007

Political Murder in Guatemala

[Roman Catholic Bishop Juan Gerardi Conedera] was murdered as he returned to his Guatemala City residence on April 26, 1998. Two days earlier he had released a four-volume report on the civil war that formally ended in 1996, after it […]

L.A. Times Proposed O.C. tollway would violate environmental laws, report says

Proposed O.C. tollway would violate environmental laws, report says L.A. Times September 29, 2007 Coastal Commission staff analysis recommends denying certification of the Foothill South project that would pass through San Onofre State Beach By Dan Weikel and David Reyes […]

Why We Can’t Wait: Reversing the Retreat on Civil Rights Conference Oct. 19-20 North Carolina

Read conference details and register online today. Cristóbal Joshua Alex Campaign Coordinator NATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO RESTORE CIVIL RIGHTS 151 West 30th Street, 11th floor, New York, NY 10001 212.244.4664 […]

Griffith Park Merry Go Round

Griffith Park Merry Go Round Originally uploaded by The City Project […]

L.A. River Marsh Park Campfire 2007

Visit the Transit to Trails flickr mashup. Anahuak youth eating marshmellows at the September 15 campfire in Marsh Park along the Los Angeles River. Anahuak Youth Association, The City Project, and Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority hold camp fires there […]

Community Demands City Action To Improve Neglected Skid Row Park — Rally September 17

Media Advisory For Immediate Release: Contact: Charles Porter, UCEPP September 11, 2007 213.622.1621 213.440.4891 (cell) Community Demands City Action To Improve Neglected Skid Row Park Rally Scheduled for September 17 WHAT: More than100 community members will hold a rally to […]

New York Times Complex Defeat for Nobel Winner Rigoberta Menchu in Guatemala

New York Times September 11, 2007 Complex Defeat for Nobel Winner in Guatemala By MARC LACEY SANTIAGO ATITLÁN, Guatemala, Sept. 10 — There are two ways to win political office in this traditional Mayan town nestled on the southern shore […]

Elephant Hill Support City Council Action

Anahuak Youth Association and The City Project have submitted the attached letter and report to join the public call urging the Los Angeles City Council to assert jurisdiction over the building permit, final parcel map, and other ministerial permits associated […]

Irish Bar Council Chair Turlough O’Donnell Public Interest Law in Action

Turlough O’Donnell, Chairperson of the Irish Bar Council and a very senior barrister, studied public interest law in action with The City Project the week of August 13, 2007. The Bar Council is the governing body of the barristers’ section […]

City Council Approves El Monte Transit Village

The City Council on September 4, 2007, approved the El Monte Transit Village, a comprehensive 65 acre mixed-use transit oriented development that will help revitalize the remarkably diverse community of El Monte, CA, with up to 1,850 residential units including […]