BHCC IN THE NEWS
Community Honors San Diego Civil Rights Leaders
ABC 10 News San Diego | Oct 23, 2021
The neighborhood unveiled busts of the civil rights heroes installed at the Martin Luther King Jr. Promenade on Tiffin Ave.
The first sculptures shown were Robbie and Barbara Robinson.
"Mr. Robinson was the catalyst, the initiator of all that you see here," Tommy Vance, a member of the Broadway Heights Community Council, said.
Robbie served as President of the Broadway Heights Community Council for 30 years, and with his wife Barbara, transformed the neighborhood into what it is today.
San Diego Neighborhood Helps Itself
KPBS | June 2, 2010
The small Southeast San Diego neighborhood of Broadway Heights, which borders Encanto and Lemon Grove, has developed a very active community council and a unique youth council which have worked to eliminate drug houses and essentially put a stop to crime. The SDPD has described Broadway Heights as a model community.