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Loud for Tomorrow hosts housing event to petition for rent control

May 17, 2022 / By
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This past weekend, the organization gathered feedback and support from residents in Delano for their housing campaign.

‘Bans off our bodies’: local organizations mobilize to support abortion access

May 12, 2022 / By

The rally was organized by Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, the Dolores Huerta Foundation, Kern Sol News, Women’s March Kern County, Crimson Skye, Bakersfield Aids Project, and champions for reproductive freedom in Kern will take place Saturday, May 14, at Jastro park at 2900 Truxtun Ave in Bakersfield, California. 

The City of Bakersfield and ECONorthwest plan for affordable housing

May 5, 2022 / By
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The City of Bakersfield and ECONorthwest presented a plan for increasing affordable housing in Bakersfield and had and answered questions from the community surrounding the plan. 

Leadership Council asks community to speak about housing crisis in Bakersfield

April 21, 2022 / By
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The Leadership Council released a press release asking community members to attend a community meeting for the housing crisis in Bakersfield. 

McFarland leadership seeks new headquarters for police department

April 12, 2022 / By
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The McFarland library branch has recently garnered the attention of the city’s leadership as the police department is considering relocating there in order to expand its force.

California bill would protect transgender children from other states

April 12, 2022 / By

California Senator, Scott Wiener, proposed a bill that would protect transgender youth and their families by providing legal refuge to California to protect transgender youth from being taken away from their parents.