The new park joins several other parks and parklets that have opened along the river in recent years.
Native Americans do not enjoy equal access to green space, parks, and recreation.
Supporters are confident that it will be approved by Governor Brown in June.
Low-income people and people of color disproportionately lack equal access to green space throughout California.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's new proposed budget for fiscal year 2013-14 continues to drain money away from the Department of Recreation and Parks.
In Los Angeles County, children who are of color and low income disproportionately live in the areas with the highest levels of obesity and the worst access to parks and schools fi