To mark National Renter Week of Action in September 2017, Equal Voice News shared this archived video about efforts in the Skid Row neighborhood of Los Angeles to provide places to live for all of its community members.
While Skid Row is known as an area with many homeless residents, it does have single-residency occupancy apartments for low-income community members. It is an area that continues to face gentrification and displacement.
Read the full 2014 special report from Equal Voice News, “L.A. Skid Row Residents: The Heart of Hope.”