Points of interest around Jefferson High School & Historic South Central

Major points of interest in our targeted area include schools, parks, government agencies, non profit organizations and businesses.  By revitalizing the alleys in this area we will contribute to creating a healthy community for the families growing up here.

- Jefferson High School 
- Carver Middle School
- Central Region Middle School #7
- Wadsworth Elementary
- Harmony Elementary
- Ascot Elementary
- Arco Iris Primary Center
- Nevin Elementary
- 49th Street Elementary 

Parks include:
- Ross Snyder Park
- Gilbert Lindsay Park
- South Park
- Jazz Park

Government Agencies:
- City Council CD 9 Constituents Center (Jan Perry's new Field Office--Green Building with the city's first roof top garden on a municipal building):   -http://lacity.org/YourGovernment/CityCouncil/index.htm
- LAPD Newton Division: http://www.lapdonline.org/newton_community_police_station:http://www.lapdonline.org/newton_community_police_station

Non-Profit organizations and Businesses:
- CRCD: Coalition for Responsible Community Development:   http://www.coalitionrcd.org/
- CD Tech: Internet Access and low cost tech classes located at the Dunbar/Somervilles on Central Ave: http://www.cdtech.org/
- RootDown LA: http://rootdownla.org/
- Family Health Clinic across the street from the Vernon Library on Central: http://www.scfhc.org/
- Family Farms Grocery Store across the street from CD 9 field office

Historic Sites:
- Dunbar/Somerville Hotel (Central and 42nd Place)
- Ralphe Bunch House (40th Place between Central and Hooper) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_J._Bunche_House