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Cancel Rent, Cancel Mortgages Teach-In December 3rd!

December 1 marks the 9th time that rent has been due during the pandemic. During...

/ November 24, 2020

Take a look at Metro’s plan to ensure that public investments in transit benefit communities.

This October, Metro adopted a TOC Policy & Implementation Plan, which will partner with local...

/ November 5, 2020

LA’s Housing Element update could be transformative. We’re calling on the City to take bold action to improve housing affordability.

As the City of LA updates the Housing Element with updated policies and programs to...

/ October 21, 2020

Join the ACT-LA team! We’re hiring a Senior Advocacy Manager

ACT-LA is expanding our staff so that we can increase our coalition’s advocacy on critical...

/ September 24, 2020

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