Tag Archives: AOYC

O’odham and Supporters Protest Meeting of South Mountain Freeway Bidders

Akimel O’odham Youth Collective September 29th, 2015 Contact: 520-350-0603 akimeloodhamyc@gmail.com On the morning of September 29th, 2015, the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) held a Pre-Bid meeting for the proposed South Mountain Freeway extension of the Loop 202 at the … Continue reading

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Hardcore Punk Bands Donate to A.O.Y.C

Legendary Chicago Hardcore Punk band Los Crudos and hardcore punk locals Gay Kiss played a late night after show at 51 West Coffee in Tempe, Az – which coincided with the King of the Monsters 20th anniversary. Los Crudos are … Continue reading

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It’s time to turn up the heat! FHWA In Favor of Building Freeway!

March 12, 2015 On March 5th, 2015, the Federal Highways Administration (FHWA) released their Record of Decision (ROD) in favor of building the South Mountain Freeway. The ROD is a document that gives the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) the … Continue reading

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ADOT IS RACIST! O’odham Resistance Against the Loop 202!

November 15th, 2014 Akimel O’odham Youth Collective Contact: Akimeloodhamyc@gmail.com On Saturday November 15th, 2014, the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) came to the Gila River Indian Community (GRIC) to hold a public forum regarding the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) … Continue reading

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No desecration for transportation: Supporters join AOYC in protest of ADOT,MAG

We the Akimel O’odham Youth Collective were a part of this action but were in collaboration with others from the phoenix area. Contact: Andrew Pedro: apedro7556@gmail.com Alex Soto: hiphopisresistance@gmail.com On Wednesday August 27, a group of 20 people from the … Continue reading

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O’odham protesting 202 in Flagstaff

May 13th, 2013 Contact: Akimel O’odham Youth Collective E-Mail: Akimeloodhamyc@gmail.com Phone1: (520)-510-3407 Phone2: (520)-350-0603 On Friday a group of about 30 people were protesting the proposed South Mountain Loop 202 freeway extension in Flagstaff, AZ. There were about eight Akimel … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON SMCAT

On April 21st, 2013 the South Mountain Citizens Advisory Team (SMCAT) held a public meeting at South Mountain Community College. The meeting was a panel discussion about air quality before the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) is to be release … Continue reading

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