At The Burg we are trying to build a space for communities to thrive; a “front page of Compton” where voters and residents can congregate together and unite.
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We are all about the community here at The Burg. Although, yes, we are building an app, an online space for our physical communities, there are certainly spaces that the internet or our phones can’t replace. Below is our totally objective and 100% unbiased list of the most underrated community hubs in LA. People tend to underestimate just how vital public spots and community design are to our everyday well-being. These are some of the places that do it right.
Happy to announce The Burg took home 1st place at the 85th Annual U.S. Conference of Mayors. The mayor's voted and agreed we need a better way for citizens to connect with their communities, and that way is via The Burg.
Currently, online petitions are incredibly hard and rarely make an impact. However, what if you we use the same tool on the local level with the local network of The Burg? Loads of untapped potential for real change.
Out of all of his incredible qualities, Dr. King’s fearlessness to speak to those who opposed him is what we clearly lack in modern society. We aren’t asking you to become the next MLK. But we are hoping we can finally start picking up what he put down. He paved a path to progress using just his voice in his community, and we made The Burg with the intent to make your voice much louder.