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Richland Farms

Richland Farms

When Griffith D. Compton donated his land to incorporate and create the city of Compton in 1889, he stipulated that a certain acreage be zoned for agricultural purposes only, and R ...
Compton Creek

Compton Creek

The lush vegetation along Compton Creek today provides a glimpse into a time when the wetlands of Compton and Vernon were zoned for agriculture. Video interviews showcase the histo ...
Richland Farms: An Introduction

Richland Farms: An Introduction

When Reverend Compton donated the land that we now know as Compton, he stipulated that a certain acreage be zoned for agricultural purposes. Thus the City of Compton and Richland F ...
The New Compton

The New Compton

Compton is experiencing a re-birth thanks in part to the perseverance and vision of some of its residents and political figures.
Compton Creek

Compton Creek

Today, the lush vegetation along Compton Creek provides a glimpse into a time when the wetlands of Compton and Vernon were zoned for agriculture.
Cliff Williams - Cliff Texas Style Burritos

Cliff Williams - Cliff Texas Style Burritos

Cliff Williams is the owner of Cliff's Burritos, a Mexican food joint just off the northeast corner of Richland Farms.