Q&A with district Councilman Ed P. Reyes

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Councilmember Ed P. Reyes is in charge of District 1 which includes MacArthur Park/Westlake. An active part of the community since the...

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A conversation with Collective Space community activists

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These three community activists with Collective Space have lived and worked in the neighborhood for years. They've seen first hand how MacArthur Park has changed, and what improvements still need to be made to help the community.

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Living in a home that is falling apart

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Most of the neighborhood's population are renters. But with downtown development making its way to MacArthur Park, some property managers are raising rents, or refusing to fix things. With no where else to go, families move in with other families, causing overcrowding, or accept their grim living conditions. We visit one woman's apartment that is falling apart.

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What MacArthur Park looks like in numbers

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The census seems like a staple of the American life. But for those who have recently immigrated to the U.S., it can seem like a witch hunt. Discover MacArthur Park census numbers and other statistics. INFOGRAPHIC.

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