Neighborhood Notes: L.A. County is the Most Linguistically Diverse Jurisdiction & More

News and stories on the shifting culture of our neighborhoods:

  • L.A. County is now the most linguistically diverse jurisdiction in the nation - Multi-American

  • Michelle Obama designates Historic Filipinotown as a Preserve America Community - Asian Journal

  • Revitalization of the Tujunga Wash continues - L.A. Daily News

  • Occupy L.A. protesters want their mural back - L.A. Times

  • Counciman Rosendahl and City Planner Tanner Blackman with an update on city mural ordinance (video) - Yo Venice!

  • Tonight: Shepard Fairey and Saber to discuss city mural ordinance - 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. The Great Wall of Los Angeles is the latest installment in the series.

Top: Koreatown Signs photo by Flickr user turbowombat used under a Creative Commons License


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