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By Any Means Necessary

In July 2019, The Jackson People’s Assembly Community Budgeting process was organized by which residents and city administration engaged in conversations on how to create a people-centered budget. Affordable-quality housing for all Jacksonians, making Jackson an accessible and walkable city for all its residents, investing in the most neglected areas of the city and generating new revenue that allows Jackson to be a self-sustaining city were identified as priorities. Jacksonians also expressed the desire for a move-ment toward carbon neutrality / environment-friendly design and affirmed the need to fix water and sewer system and roads, and emphasized the need to do so without burdening the pockets of everyday people. Approximately 740 Jacksonians attended the assemblies Jackson People’s Assembly, July 2019 between 2013-19.

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By Any Means Necessary, Volume 1, Issue 3  

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By Any Means Necessary, Volume 1, Issue 3  

Black August Edition

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