Palo Alto Weekly journalists discuss the potential closure of Glory Mobile Home and RV Park in East Palo Alto, which would eliminate a precious resource of low-income housing at a time when the city and the region are struggling with a lack of affordable housing. They explore what the loss might mean for renters who have lived there for decades. Read the story here: https://bit.ly/2MPvPLX.
Topics discussed: Background on the park and closure plans (0:25); issues with upkeep, lack of new residents (5:15); new plans for property and resident reaction (6:03); comparison with Buena Vista Mobile Home Park in Palo Alto, using public land for mobile homes (8:35); lawsuits surrounding Glory mobile home park (13:10); and remaining mobile home parks and alternatives (16:36).
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Video by Palo Alto Online.