Rachel Surls

Cooperative Extension

sustainable food systems adviser, Cooperative Extension of Los Angeles County

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Yesterday, L.A. County supervisors voted to renovate Magic Johnson Park in South L.A. The park is near Compton.

Compton's History as a Horse Town

Yesterday, L.A. County supervisors voted to renovate Magic Johnson Park in South L.A. The park is near Compton.

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