The California Report February 18, 2014
How Covered California’s Outreach to Latinos Is Falling Short
KCET.org February 13, 2014
How L.A.'s Community Organizers are Mobilizing a Transportation Equity Agenda for all
Neon Tommy Annenberg Digital News February 6, 2014
South Los Angeles Health Resources Still In Critical Condition
KCET.org Free Lo(t)s Angeles!- January 24, 2014
The transformation from vacant lots to community assets that promote healthy activity is the mission of Free Lots Angeles (FLA). A coalition of like-minded organizations, FLA engages the community to identify vacant lots and hold "pop-up" activities that re-imagine the spaces to promote healthy uses.
Seven Streets N Unity Festival-Free Lots Angeles January 23, 2014
An invitation to take part in Free Lots Angeles' first vacant lot transformation event.
California Newswire,January 21, 2014
SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Today, California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announces appointments.
Salon January 11, 2014
Los Angeles, like the maligned experiment of a famous artist, attracts its self-appointed champions.
Acceso Total: Free Lots Angeles December 13, 2013
CHC's, Andres Ramirez and Trust South LA's, Tafarai Bayne invite the community to participate in upcoming Free Lots Angeles vacant lot transformation events.
LA TIMES December 13th, 2013
The state's enrollment so far among Latinos is anemic — even though they represent more than half of California's 7 million uninsured residents.
LA Streetsblog November 5, 2013
Riders Reclaim Central Avenue for Bikes for a Few Happy Hours
LA Times Blog November 5, 2013
Cycling Central Avenue in search of history -- and potholes
LA Streetsblog October 30, 2013
40% of ExpressLane Funds Will Go Towards Bicycle and Pedestrian Improvements
LA Streetsblog October 29, 2013
A Tour Along Historic Central Ave. is a Good Reminder that People are the Essence of Spaces
Safe Routes California October 24, 2013
Metro Adopts Policy: 40% of Toll Road Revenue to fund active transportation projects
Acceso Total October 19, 2013
On Covered California
Telemundo October 2, 2013
Free Lots Angeles/Libera Lotes Los Ángeles: Community Health Councils
KQED September 26, 2013
3 Out of 4 Uninsured Californians Eligible, But Unaware of Obamacare Benefits
LA Streetsblog September 23, 2013
There's One Week Left to Tell LA/2B about Your Aspirations for Your Community
Capital Public Radio August 26, 2013
Covered California Postpones Some In-Person Enrollment Help
KCET August 12, 2013
Los Angeles River Health and Environmental Justice
LA Streetsblog. August 8, 2013
Livability Advocates Dominate #RoadBond Hearing, Press Ignores
Kitsap Sun July 24, 2013
Gardening to build community, change habits
La Opinion July 7, 2013
Feria de paz, amor y bicicletas en el sur de LA (Peace,Love, & Bicycles)
Univision 34 July 4, 2013
Health Care Reform: Obama Care (Reforma de Salud Obama Care)
LA Streetsblog. June 19, 2013
A Case for the incorporation of Questions of Access into Planning for Complete Streets
Politico.com June 18, 2013
Launching the Obama Care Campaign
Southern California Public Radio. June 13, 2013.
Will AmazonFresh help South LA residents get fruits and vegetables? For now, the answer is no.
LA Streetsblog. May 17, 2013.
For Many Angelenos, Every Day is Bike-to-Work Day
KNBC. May 16, 2013.
Bike to Work Day
Ventura County Star. May 14, 2013.
Affordable Care Act will trigger a telephone waltz
Sacramento Bee. May 14, 2013.
State's health insurance exchange awards $37 million in grants
KQED. May 14, 2013.
California’s Health Insurance Exchange Builds Critical Outreach Network
KPCC. May 12, 2013.
LA mayor’s race: Voters struggle to decide between similar Garcetti and Greuel
KNBC. May 11, 2013.
Final Clash For Mayoral Candidates Before Election
LA Magazine. May 8, 2013.
The Goldhirsh Foundation Announces Winners Of LA2050 Challenge
LA Times. May 8, 2013.
Winners of $1 million in grants to improve L.A. announced
KPCC. May 8, 2013.
Announcing the winners of the LA2050 project
LA Curbed. May 8, 2013.
2050 LA Will Be Doing So Much More With Its Underused Space
Neon Tommy. May 5, 2013.
Loop 21. May 3, 2013.
LA Sentinel. May 3, 2013.
Young Professionals Soar 'To the Nines'
LA Streetsblog. May 3, 2013.
Politicians Raise Awareness about Blight by Sticking their Signs on Every Vacant Lot in CD 9
Healthy California. May 1, 2013.
Gardening to build community, change habits
LA Streetsblog. April 24, 2013.
LA Streetsblog. April 22, 2013.
Riding in CicLAvia
KNBC. April 17, 2013.
Shoppers Speak Out About Fresh and Easy's Plan to Sell Its Stores
LAist. April 16, 2013.
Fast Food Ban in South L.A. Could be Lifted
Annenberg TV. April 11, 2013.
Community Plan Aims to Revamp L.A.
La Opinion. April 11, 2013.
Peligra expansión de MediCal en California
KPCC. April 11, 2013.
New Community Plan may loosen fast food restrictions on select South LA neighborhoods
KNBC. April 11, 2013.
City Leaders Reject Plan to Overturn Law Designed to Fight Obesity
KCBS/KCAL. April 11, 2013.
City Mulls Relaxed Ban On South LA Fast-Food Eateries
LA Currents. April 10, 2013.
Leimert Park Beat. April 9, 2013.
Transform Vacant Lots into Green Spaces. Vote for Community Health Councils.
The Wall Street Journal: Market Watch. April 3, 2013.
GE Foundation Expands Commitment to Increasing Access to Healthcare with New Pilot Programs in Four Regions
KPCC. April 3, 2013.
Pacific Health Corporation shutters three of its hospitals
LA Streets Blog. April 2, 2013.
South L.A. Steps it Up with Inspirational L.A. 2050 Proposals: Great Ideas from the Advancement Project, Black Worker Center, Community Coalition, Community Health Councils, Neighborhood Land Trust, TRUST South L.A., and the WLCAC with Civic Projects
KNBC. June 12, 2012.
Activists and neighbors in Baldwin Hills called for strict regulation or an all-out ban on fracking, which is not regulated in the state. Hear GBHA members talk about their concerns in the "Fracking Controversy Comes to SoCal" video.
Wave Community Newspaper. June 12, 2012.
Culver residents prepare to receive update on fracking activity in nearby oil field.
New American Media. April 12, 2012.
Fracking Impact on Water Worries Californians.
Contra Costa Times. April 3, 2012.
Official defends County Harbor-UCLA Medical Center after incidents.
KCRW Good Food. March 30, 2012.
One of our city’s gem non-profits, Community Health Councils is organizing a bus tour for Good Food Day LA.
KNBC. March 30, 2012.
Spring Health Festival.
LA Weekly. March 16, 2012.
Are 1 Million L.A. County Residents Getting Fracked Over by Oil Company PXP?
Los Angeles Times. March 15, 2012.
Oil extraction method widely used in California with little oversight. Regulators and lawmakers know very little about how and where oil companies employ hydraulic fracturing in the state.
Los Angeles Wave. March 15, 2012.
Residents express new concerns about 'fracking' at Baldwin Hills oil drilling site.
Switchboard. March 9, 2012.
Fracking in the Baldwin Hills.
On Central. March 9, 2012.
Targeting kids in fast-food advertising: fair or predatory?
KPCC. March 8, 2012.
Oil fracking in Baldwin Hills: The controversial process gets a hearing.
Southern California Public Radio. February 17, 2012.
City Planners set to tackle health issues in South LA with transit stations.
On Central. February 16, 2012.
Community workshop aims to improve public transit in South LA.
La Opinion. January 27, 2012.
Buscan limitar la comida chatarra Estudian reducir la cantidad de restaurantes, pero ya tiene objetores.
Los Angeles Times. January 25, 2012.
LA County takes step to promote exercise, reduce obesity.
Green Answers. January 23, 2012.
Burying the pot of black gold in Los Angeles for good.
Intersections South LA. December 12, 2011.
Creating healthy neighborhoods.
Los Angeles Times. November 6, 2011.
Organizers hope South LA healthcare initiative expands. About 70 attend event at Fremont High to learn more about county, state and federal programs.
SoCal Connected. November 1, 2011.
Obesity epidemic hits South LA harder than most.
KCET. October 29, 2011.
Getting outdoors in South LA.
Los Angeles Times. October 29, 2011.
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center cited for safety violations.
Healthy California. October 23, 2011.
Promotoras are vital link to ethnic communities.
Culver City Patch. October 13, 2011.
Oil drilling standards fail to address issues, some say.
Los Angeles Wave. October 12, 2011.
MLK Center for Public Health makes it debut.
Southern California Public Radio. September 28, 2011.
South LA Food Co-op works to offer healthy options in South Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Wave. August 11, 2011.
South LA hosts free health fair.
Reporting on Health. July 21, 2011.
The California FreshWorks Fund: Getting Healthy Food Where It Is Needed Most.
Merced Sun Star. July 20, 2011.
Michelle Obama unveils $200M California Endowment fresh food financing plan.
Los Angeles Times. July 17, 2011.
Access to grocers doesn't improve diets, study finds. The results run counter to the idea that more supermarkets can curb obesity in low-income neighborhoods.
Southern California Public Radio. July 12, 2011.
Study finds better food options do not mean a healthier community.
Los Angeles Wave. July 6, 2011.
New deal struck on oil drilling in Baldwin Hills
Wave Newspaper. July 6, 2011.
New deal struck on oil drilling in Baldwin Hills.
Connecticut Post. July 5, 2011.
Settlement reached over SoCal urban oilfield.
Los Angeles Times. March 13, 2011.
Community 'greening' initiative taking root in South L.A. Open-space advocates seek to transform about 900 miles of alleys and other underutilized locations. Project supporters and residents take a tour of sites that have had successful face-lifts.
La Opinion. March 13, 2011.
En busca del espacio verde de Los Ángeles Unos 150 activistas recorren la ciudad para aprender a convertirla.
Southern California Public Radio. March 11, 2011
Bike and bus tours aim to reimagine South Los Angeles.
La Opinion. January 21, 2011.
Unen fuerzas en Baldwin Hills. Los vecinos luchan contra el cáncer y la presencia de pozos petroleros.
Our Weekly. January 20, 2011.
Press Conference will air complaints against LA County.
Los Angeles Wave. January 13, 2011.
New pressure to tighten Baldwin Hills oil regulations.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. January 4, 2011.
Developing a Community Scorecard to Chronicle Public Health Disparities in South Los Angeles.
Detroit News. December 29, 2010.
Group aims to ban new fast-food outlets in Detroit.
All Voices. December 29, 2010.
Ban of Fast Food Wages on in Detroit