All posts by act_la

Reimagining Safety on Public Transit

A new report by UCLA urban planning researcher Ma’ayan Dembo highlights alternatives to law enforcement...

/ June 19, 2020

LA City Budget Should Reflect Our Values: Defund Police, Invest in Housing Stability

Decades of racist policies, land use planning and disinvestment from LA’s Black communities continue to...

/ June 5, 2020

ACT-LA, Investing in Place & Los Angeles Walks joint response to Metro’s systemwide suspension of transit

On Saturday, May 30, Metro abruptly shut down service systemwide, effectively stranding Black, brown, and...

/ May 31, 2020

LA County Inclusionary Housing Ordinance should NOT exclude South and East LA neighborhoods!

The LA County Regional Planning Commission will be considering an inclusionary housing ordinance for unincorporated...

/ April 28, 2020

ACT-LA Letter to Metro: Public transit in LA must be sanitary, reliable, and fare-free during COVID-19 health crisis!

Yesterday, ACT-LA and Investing in Place submitted a letter via email to Metro CEO Phil...

/ March 19, 2020

ACTION ALERT: Protect renters and houseless Angelenos during this emergency!

Dear friend and allies, The COVID-19 outbreak is not only threatening the health and well-being...

/ March 16, 2020

Statement from Equity Advocates on SB 50

Reacting to the failure of SB 50 to move out of the Senate, the groups...

/ January 30, 2020

SB 50 Update: Read Housing equity groups’ Oppose Unless Amended letter to Senator Wiener

After over a year of negotiations with SB 50 author and co-sponsors, ACT-LA along with...

/ January 22, 2020

Equity in Motion Town Hall on Housing and Transportation

JOIN US NEXT WEEK FOR A TOWN HALL ON HOUSING AND TRANSPORTATION. The LA region...

/ June 6, 2019

Update on SB 50 Negotiations

ACT-LA, along with our state equity partners, have continued to work with the author and...

/ April 23, 2019