Neighborhood Notes: Asians Push to Consolidate Power on L.A. Council & More

News and notes on the shifting culture of our neighborhoods:

  • Asians Push to Consolidate Power On L.A. Council - EGP News

  • Milagro Allegro Director Steps Down, Embraces School Garden Project - Patch

  • Restoring the 'Water Freeway': How Los Angeles is turning its river from an afterthought into a destination - American Planning Association

  • L.A.'s Minorities Not Mourning the Death of the CRA - City Watch LA

  • Metropolis II at LACMA: Will a Sculpture Made of 1,100 Hot Wheels Predict L.A.'s Future? - L.A. Weekly

Departures is KCET's oral history and interactive documentary project exploring neighborhoods through voices in the community, touching on topics including immigration, race, gentrification, urban planning and environmental issues. Highland Park is the latest installment in the series.

Photo of Milagro Alegro Community Garden by KCET Departures


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