Sacramento's Meadowview neighborhood came to prominence as the place where police shot and killed Stephon Clark. CapRadio spent a year listening and learning about this diverse and surprising place that exemplifies neighborhoods across the country.Learn More
December 5, 2019
October 16, 2019 | Steve Milne
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How do people solve problems when the odds seem stacked against them?
Thousands of people in the south Sacramento neighborhood of Meadowview live this question every day. Meadowview may be where police shot and killed Stephon Clark last year. But it’s also home to little league fields bearing the names of beloved cops; a place where Sacramento’s newest immigrants get a promising start, and community members work tirelessly to improve prospects for the next generation.
Join CapRadio’s The View From Here podcast as we follow the protagonists of this diverse suburb that’s moved beyond white flight. You’ll hear stories of people working to overcome the residue of the crack epidemic, teaching Polynesian dance to at-risk teenagers, fighting for public schools in turmoil and more.