Post-Fire Reporting on Equity Issues

On August 28, Sonoma County held its first wildfire recovery meeting entirely in Spanish – nearly 11 months after the October fires began. About a hundred people showed up at Lawrence Cook Middle School in Roseland to meet with county officials. Reporter Adia White was there and has more on residents’ 26098016447 de5cb9d600 oThe Larkfield neighborhood in Santa Rosa was devastated by the Tubbs Fire. Many Spanish speakers were affected by rising rents after thousands were displaced during the October fires. Photo Credit: Lars Plougmanntop concerns.

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