May 10 2010
Listen: As East Tosa's final installment of the Neighborhood Project, I'm posting two completely uncut interviews from two lynchpins about how the neighborhood organizations got to where they are today. First, Mary Van Derven gives some of the deeper history: [audio=1] Next, Meg Miller, who worked with me closely for the entire week, talks about how "East Tosa" came to be, a great story of how concerned individuals really can take matters into their own hands: [audio=2] Interested in learning more about East Tosa? The best place to start is their neighborhood website. And perhaps even better, get out to the neighborhood and check it out yourself!