Saul Gonzalez

Saul Gonzalez

Guest/Host/Producer, There Goes the Neighborhood

Saul Gonzalez is co-host of “The California Report” from KQED. Previously he was a reporter for KCRW and host of There Goes the Neighborhood: Los Angeles. Saul has reported on such issues as California's sexual predator policies, high speed rail, the debate over right to die laws, and the struggles of LA's street vendors. Prior to his work in radio, Saul was the Los Angeles producer for PBS NewsHour, a reporter for the weekly magazine series "Religion & Ethics Newsweekly," and a producer and reporter for a variety of series and news specials on Los Angeles PBS affiliate KCET. During his television career, Saul reported on human rights abuses in Central America, Europe's struggles to assimilate its growing Muslim populations, and military tensions on the Korean Peninsula. He has been honored with eight Emmys and 10 Golden Mikes. He's also received the Radio Journalist of the Year Award two years in a row from the Los Angeles Press Club.

Saul Gonzalez on KCRW

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LA pedestrian deaths climb despite ‘Vision Zero’

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from Greater LA

The period between Thanksgiving and New Year is often called the “most wonderful time of the year,” and it’s also the most wasteful.

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from Greater LA

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$1.2 billion and 5 years later, why has Prop HHH built only a fraction of its promised homeless housing units?

Why does affordable housing take so long and cost so much to build?

from Greater LA

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