Redeveloping Jordan Downs 2.0

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In many cities, public housing projects are notorious for segregation, poverty and violence — and LA is no exception. In other places, they've been torn down and replaced with better housing. But LA has not yet kept its promise to improve Jordan Downs. KCRW's Saul Gonzalez has that story.

 

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Jordan Downs
Courtesy of Saul Gonzalez

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Artist rendering of Jordan Downs post-redevelopment
Courtesy of Bridge Housing

Credits

Guest:
Saul Gonzalez - reporter for KCRW. Host, 'There Goes the Neighborhood: Los Angeles' - @SaulKCRW

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christine Detz, Charlotte Duren