Neighborhood Notes: An Illegal Curbside Garden Flourishes in L.A. & More

News and stories on the shifting culture of our neighborhoods:

  • An Illegal Curbside Garden Flourishes in L.A. - The Atlantic Cities

  • CicLAvia: Seeing L.A. from a different angle - L.A. Streetsblog

  • Cypress Park student may have to learn patience as he makes the case for bike lanes - Eastsider L.A.

  • How safe do you feel in L.A.? It depends on your race - Multi-American

  • "Classic Slam" will showcase poets from 18 L.A. area high schools - Huffington Post

  • Photographer Bruce Davidson captures the trees of Los Angeles - The New Yorker

    Top: Glassell Park community garden | Photo by Yosuke Kitazawa/KCET

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. You can explore your neighborhood with our useful Field Guides

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