What Exactly is Prop 10?

Tatiana Jones, 31, is a single mother who recently moved back with her mother to South L.A. If she wasn’t living with her mother, she said she would have to work three jobs just to cover basic living costs.

Housing in South L.A. has been a major ongoing issue.

Nearby tenants have been evicted, complexes are planned for demolition to make way for mixed-use development and advocacy across the state has been ramping up for and against Proposition 10 — a measure that could make it easier for California cities to enact rent control policies.

The Intersections South LA team conducted a pop-up newsroom on Oct. 17 by setting up a table with recording equipment on Vermont and Slauson avenues to document what residents had to say about housing and Proposition 10.

Click here to hear what residents had to say about Proposition 10 and the housing situation in South L.A.

Intersections South LA

News and views from South Los Angeles.

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