49+ Jordan Downs Housing Projects
Pictures. It was appropriated for public housing in the 1950s. Vernon mcallister, los santos news.
The redevelopment will gradually transform the public housing project demolition on four buildings at watts's jordan downs could begin any day now, even though there are still unanswered questions about whether. The housing authority of the city of los angeles worked side by side with the residents to come up with the vision of the new jordan downs and after. Construction on first phase of jordan downs redevelopment to start next month.
Children at jordan downs housing project (1957), photo courtesy of los angeles public library.
Jordan downs was built in the 1940s to house the many new workers arriving, predominately from the southern us, for employment in. Police brutality and a lack of employment fueled a sense of hostility among. Tour the demolition site of the jordan downs housing projects and new construction pt 1of2. The first phase of the jordan downs project included construction 115 units and extending century boulevard.