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In Greenfield, Advocating for a Small Piece of Sidewalk Makes a Big Difference

When Bakersfield’s Barbara Perez noticed an issue with a local stretch of sidewalk, she didn’t just sit by. Perez worked with local community organizations and politicians to find a solution to the problem, which showed her the power of young people’s voices. “Getting this sidewalk finished taught me that youth involvement can make a difference.” Read more at South Kern Sol.


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This entry was posted on October 18, 2018 by in Print, South Kern Sol and tagged .

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