Please join the Healthy, Equitable, Active Land Use (HEALU) Network for Part 1 of our four-part summit series, Equity as a Through Line: Social Movements, Public Finance, and Infrastructure Investments for Healthy Communities. Part 1 will explore practical lessons about advancing health equity and racial justice through public finance and infrastructure investments, drawing upon successes and challenges from statewide efforts and Los Angeles County Measure A (parks and open space), Measure M (transportation), and Measure W (stormwater).

When: May 2, 2019, 8:30am – 1:00pm

Where: Casa Italiana, 1051 North Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Event link: Ensuring Equity in Infrastructure Investments  


  • Early Bird Registration: $25
  • Student/Low Income rates available (must request code)
  • After March 31st: $40



8:30-9:00am – Registration and Complimentary Breakfast

9:00am – Welcome and Keynote

10:00am – Opening Presentation and Panel 1: Reflections from the Non-profit Sector

11:15am – Break

11:30am – Panel 2: Reflections from the Government Sector

12:30pm – Closing Comments, Q&A, and Call to Action

1:00pm – Adjourn

Equity as a Through Line: A Four-Part Summit Series on Social Movements, Public Finance, and Infrastructure Investments for Healthy Communities

  • Part 1 - Ensuring Equity in Infrastructure Investments (May 2, 2019)
  • Part 2 - Building Capacity in Under-Resourced Communities (June 13, 2019)
  • Part 3 - Enhancing Community Engagement Practices (September 9, 2019)
  • Part 4 - Measuring Need and Success: Metrics for Healthy, Equitable Land Use (November 2019)

For more information, please contact Vanessa Shih at or 323-294-4527.

Go Metro and take the Gold Line to Chinatown Station. Casa Italiana is less than a ten minute walk from there. Plan your trip below.

Thank you to our partners

Community Development Technologies (CD Tech)Community IntelligenceEast LA Community CorporationEsperanza Community HousingInvesting in PlaceLA MetroLA THRIVESLos Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE), Los Angeles County Center for Health EquityLos Angeles County Department of Parks & Recreation, Los Angeles Food Policy CouncilLos Angeles Neighborhood Land TrustNatural Resources Defense Council, Pacoima BeautifulPrevention InstitutePromesa Boyle Heights, Randolph Consulting Group, The California EndowmentThe Nature ConservancyThe Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert FoundationThe Wilderness Society

Casa Italiana
1051 North Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012