Building Community

Topic: Right to Housing

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Broken-Hearted Tenants to Deliver Valentine’s Day Message to Councilmember Wesson: Where is the Love for LA’s Tenant Majority? What: LA Human Right to Housing Collective members are broken-hearted over Councilmember Wesson’s delays in economic relief for more than 650,000 households in the City of LA.  They will deliver a Valentine to Councilmember Wesson and demand […]

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Topic: Tenants Rights

  Price of ‘progress’: displacing low-income tenants MAR 31 2010   By Joy Hepp Residents of the Boyle Heights community in East LA already know how to protect their community from outside dangers. Years of protests in the 1980s halted the construction of a nearby prison; legal action spearheaded by Councilmember Jose Huizar staved off […]

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Topic: Traffic and Safety

Councilmember Villaraigosa Announces Completion Of Traffic And Safety Improvements In Boyle Heights   Council member works with local empowerment groups to make neighborhood safer September 28, 2004 – L.A. City Councilmember Antonio R. Villaraigosa announced today the completion of 12 neighborhood traffic and safety improvements in the community of Boyle Heights, located in Council District […]

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