Bell Gardens

In February of 2024, Bell Gardens passed a groundbreaking Climate Emergency Declaration.

In doing so, Bell Gardens became the first in the Southeast LA region to pass such a measure and endorse the international Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty.

Veterans Park in Bell Gardens California
Northwalker, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons

In February of 2024, Bell Gardens passed a groundbreaking Climate Emergency Declaration. In doing so, Bell Gardens became the first in the Southeast LA region to pass such a measure and endorse the international Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty.

SAFE Cities closely collaborated with local environmental justice leaders at East Yards Communities for Justice to pass this resolution. The text of the resolution names the region’s long history of environmental health inequities and displacement.