Monthly Archives: September 2015


First & Spring Eastside housing group under fire from gentrification foes September 21, 2015 For years, the East Los Angeles Community Corp. has billed itself as a group that pushes back hard against the displacement of families from Boyle Heights, the working-class community east of downtown. The nonprofit group has built hundreds of units of […]

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Tenants protest against ‘displacement’ by ELACC September 10, 2015 | By Antonio Mejías-Rentas Protesters hold signs in front of one of the apartment buildings to be demolished for the construction of a 50-unit apartment building near 1st and Soto streets. Photo by Antonio Mejías-Rentas A small group of Boyle Heights tenants being evicted to allow […]

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