Neighbors along Detroit Boulevard in the south Sacramento neighborhood of Meadowview have organized a community association.
Neighbors along Detroit Boulevard in the south Sacramento neighborhood of Meadowview have organized a community association. Ryan Lillis
Neighbors along Detroit Boulevard in the south Sacramento neighborhood of Meadowview have organized a community association. Ryan Lillis
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South Sacramento neighborhood group forms to reverse blight, violence

January 24, 2016 11:59 AM

UPDATED January 24, 2016 02:13 PM

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Ryan Lillis has covered the city of Sacramento, its 108 neighborhoods and its politicians since 2008. Prior to that, he covered crime at The Sacramento Bee. A native of upstate New York, Lillis has a journalism degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

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