Civic Leaders Seek Equity in Rescue Relief Fund

LA Wave | March 25, 2021
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SOUTH LOS ANGELES — If local leaders have their way, funds from the American Rescue Plan will be funneled throughout the parts of the city with the greatest needs, including communities of color.

Representatives from the Community Coalition, InnerCity Struggle, SEIU 2015 and other groups issued a demand to the city, the day before President Joe Biden signed the $1.9 trillion measure, that the more than $1 billion that is headed here must be distributed equitably.

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