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Groundbreaking of El Nuevo Amanecer

Earlier this summer, the East LA Community Corporation (ELACC) held a groundbreaking ceremony for the soon-to-be-built El Nuevo Amanecer Apartments in unincorporated East Los Angeles. The new community will consist of 61 units of affordable housing, with 21 units of permanent supportive housing set aside for homeless veterans. The remaining 28 units will be set ...

Local Advisory Committee (LAC) Member Highlight: Jackie Dupont-Walker

Jackie Dupont-Walker is the founding president of the Ward Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) in Los Angeles. She oversees the construction, remodeling, and management of over two hundred housing projects in Los Angeles. She also serves as the Chairman of the Baldwin Hills Conservancy, and is involved with multiple community work efforts with the African Methodist ...

Long Beach's "Everyone In" Initiative Awarded Distinction from APA

The “Everyone In” Initiative, a program spearheaded by Long Beach Councilmember Rex Richardson, received the Award of Excellence in Economic Planning and Development. “Everyone In” was launched in late 2017, its continuing vitality owing to the joint efforts of LISC LA and Long Beach Councilman Rex Richardson to build a local economy that that was ...