It has been stated over and over, the urban life of Leimert Park may become gentrified and the city is at risk.
What needs to be done to save the history town to keep it’s culture?
We followed the story provided by Los Angeles Times that focuses the problem black locals are facing with their legacy.
Most of the tenants in the area especially owner of Sole Folks, Akil West wants to work with other tenants to save the area.
The only issue…?
A Six Million Dollar bill that it will take but Akil is willing to write the check with the right moves in place. But media simply stated that if they dont want the town to become gentrified, they need to buy more than just homes.
Follow the entire story here.