How Eminent Domain Changed Lamorinda

Sunday, October 27, 2019 · 2:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Located at the Community Hall

Designed for: Adults (18+)


This presentation will be of interest to everyone in Lamorinda! Imagine being told that the land your home sits on will become part of a reservoirs that will not event benefit local residents. Or that your back yard is needed for a freeway. Well known speaker, Stuart Swiedler will utilize aerial photographs, images of properties and documents to examine how eminent domain impacted the course of Lamorinda in the 20th century, culminating in efforts to prevent a freeway’s construction.

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