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Green Job Attraction in Pacoima. Garett ballard-rosa Gis midterm 7 february 2011. What’s the Problem? Environmental and Economic Inequity. Why pacoima ? Economic analysis of the community Environmental impacts of industrial activity. The Community of Pacoima.

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Green job attraction in pacoima

Green Job Attraction in Pacoima

Garettballard-rosa

Gis midterm

7 february 2011


What s the problem environmental and economic inequity

What’s the Problem?Environmental and Economic Inequity

Why pacoima?

Economic analysis of the community

Environmental impacts of industrial activity


Green job attraction in pacoima

The Community of Pacoima

  • Estimated population of 100,000

  • 7 square miles

  • 20% of community lives below federal poverty line

  • Over half of all households earn less than $40,000 a year


Barriers to education employment

Barriers to Education, Employment


Economic analysis of pacoima

Economic Analysis of Pacoima


Manufacturing is essential for local economy

Manufacturing is essential for local economy


Industrial land use has its side effects

Industrial Land Use has its side-effects

Polluting sites include:

300 industrial businesses

30 landfills (operating and non-operating)

Commuter airport

Heavy freight and diesel truck traffic

3 major freeways


Next steps

Next Steps

Incorporate Branford Industrial cluster data into gis

Analyze findings based on spatial trends and layout

Develop policy recommendations towards green jobs attraction in pacoima


Skills used

Skills Used

  • Inset Map (for Pacoima in L.A. and for project area in Pacoima)

  • Graduate Symbol (depicting number of manufacturing jobs)

  • Aggregating Attribute Fields (NumHis/TotPop * 100, NumImm/TotPop * 100, Span1st/All * 100)

  • Attribute Subset Selection (used many times, such as Pacoima by census tract, land use: industrial and residential, etc)

  • Buffer (showing schools and industrial usage)

  • Geoproecessing (Clip, Merge and Divide to create parcel area)


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