The cracks in LA’s sidewalk repair plan

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A new stretch of sidewalk in the Pico-Robertson neighborhood of LA. The project is one of hundreds that the city is hoping to fix in the coming years. Photo by Benjamin Gottlieb

Despite thousands of requests to repair LA’s sidewalks each year, city officials say they can only manage to fix about ten a month. Some immigrant mothers who were separated from their children are suing the Trump administration. And sea level rise could mean big trouble for California's coastal communities.

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Host:
Steve Chiotakis

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Kathryn Barnes