The City Project

a non profit policy and legal advocacy team working for equal justice, democracy, and livability for all
This photo by Angelica from “Nature: Double Exposed—Boyle Heights meets the San Gabriel Mountains” is a part of the Las Fotos Project, a non-profit community program that encourages creativity and self-expression.

This photo by Angelica from “Nature: Double Exposed—Boyle Heights meets the San Gabriel Mountains” is a part of the Las Fotos Project, a non-profit community program that encourages creativity and self-expression.

National Parks Conservation Association’s Dennis Arguelles, Congressman Adam Schiff, The City Project’s Robert Garcia, and Lewis MacAdams hike Griffith Park, a part of the Rim of the Valley Corridor.

National Parks Conservation Association’s Dennis Arguelles, Congressman Adam Schiff, The City Project’s Robert Garcia, and Lewis MacAdams hike Griffith Park, a part of the Rim of the Valley Corridor.

"The Migration of the Golden People" by Judy Baca depicts the plight of beleagured and oppressed peoples—injustices similar to that of the U.S.-led STD experiments in Guatemala.

"The Migration of the Golden People" by Judy Baca depicts the plight of beleagured and oppressed peoples—injustices similar to that of the U.S.-led STD experiments in Guatemala.

As residing in Los Angeles becomes more attractive, rents continue to climb, revealing the dark side of revitalization: gentrification and a lack of affordable housing.

As residing in Los Angeles becomes more attractive, rents continue to climb, revealing the dark side of revitalization: gentrification and a lack of affordable housing.

In California, the top 10% most burdened areas for CalEnviro Screen’s (CES) pollution burdens score have staggering population characteristics: fully 89% of the people are of color, with only 11% being non-Hispanic white people.

In California, the top 10% most burdened areas for CalEnviro Screen’s (CES) pollution burdens score have staggering population characteristics: fully 89% of the people are of color, with only 11% being non-Hispanic white people.

The restoration of the High Bridge between the Bronx and Upper Manhattan promotes social equity by anchoring five acres of new parkland in a particularly destitute part of the Bronx, where residents face obesity and lack of exercise.

The restoration of the High Bridge between the Bronx and Upper Manhattan promotes social equity by anchoring five acres of new parkland in a particularly destitute part of the Bronx, where residents face obesity and lack of exercise.

Sign the petition now to Attorney General Eric Holder calling for reform in our criminal justice system, such that police officers are held accountable for violence against unarmed individuals, particularly African Americans and other people of color.

Sign the petition now to Attorney General Eric Holder calling for reform in our criminal justice system, such that police officers are held accountable for violence against unarmed individuals, particularly African Americans and other people of color.

Ariel Collins, the Juanita Tate Social Justice Fellow at The City Project, has a substantial history of contributing to community-oriented and green justice work through her outreach and public collaboration efforts.

Ariel Collins, the Juanita Tate Social Justice Fellow at The City Project, has a substantial history of contributing to community-oriented and green justice work through her outreach and public collaboration efforts.

Robert García in the Los Angeles State Historic Park at the Cornfield, the site of an urban park promoting green access for all.

Robert García in the Los Angeles State Historic Park at the Cornfield, the site of an urban park promoting green access for all.

The Social and Public Art Research Center (SPARC) team spruce up Los Angeles’s Great Wall, a historic and cultural mural by Judy Baca.

The Social and Public Art Research Center (SPARC) team spruce up Los Angeles’s Great Wall, a historic and cultural mural by Judy Baca.