Month: April 2015

Demonstration to End Slumlord Housing in Fresno

A congregation of resident leaders joined statewide group Tenants Together to demand an end to slumlord housing in the city of Fresno.  The demonstration called on City Council and Mayor Swearengin to act in favor of tenants across the city that are struggling with poor living conditions and high rents.

Resident of Kern County Learn About Composting

March 16 2015 After months of KEEN (Kern Environmental Enforcement Network) taskforce discussions on composting and recycling facilities in Kern County and continuous violations by Community Recycling & Recourse Recovery (CRRR), KEEN and U.S. EPA were able to organize a community tour of Mt. Vernon Ave Recycling and Composting Facility; one facility whose practices have […]