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GST Inequity

I cannot believe either the authors of the GST, or those who supported it at the ballot box ever anticipated the current situation, where one State only receiving 37% of their GST take. 236 more words

Politics

Top 3 Reasons B2Bs Need Social Media

I recently went to dinner with my husband, and he asked me about social media and its role in a B2B world. I took a beat and thought about his question, so I could give him a clear answer that did not contain too much jargon.   232 more words

Nievalyn Keel

City of Los Angeles to invest over $1Billion in fixing sidewalks

After several years of litigation the City of Los Angeles agreed to fix the city’s broken sidewalks and ensure accessibility and safety for all. This legal agreement represents the largest disability payout in the country. 418 more words

Transportation Finance

Lee’s five powerful lessons for Lanka

By Ameen Izzadeen
All that man wants is freedom from fear and hunger. The entire gamut of human rights stems from these two basic freedoms which ensure man’s right to life, property and dignity. 1,089 more words

Political Analysis

March 5th Open Partner Meeting: Recap

On March 5th Investing in Place hosted its first open partner meeting in downtown Los Angeles at the beautiful Japanese American Cultural and Community Center (JACCC) 768 more words

Transportation Finance

Equity Policy Fellowship Opportunity

The Maya Wiley Fellowship program celebrates and supports grassroots leaders seeking to achieve racial equity through structurally transformative policy strategies and campaigns.  This is a great opportunity to support Los Angeles County leaders and expanding our leadership breadth and depth on transportation equity. 55 more words

Social Equity

Policymakers discuss the funding needs for active transportation in Los Angeles County

Authors: Jessica Meaney and Eric Bruins, Photography: Rudy Espinoza

Earlier this month, Investing in Place held a transportation policymakers breakfast in partnership with the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition (LACBC) to discuss best practices for funding active transportation with county transportation sales taxes. 418 more words

Transportation Finance