Check out this great video from our friends over at the Media Arts Center.

In it, Herminia Enriques talks emotionally about why she became active in the movement to establish Chicano Park under the Interstate 5 and Coronado Bridge overpasses. Since the 1970s, it’s been a place of pride for Mexican-American and Latino residents of Barrio Logan and San Diego, a place where friends and families gather for picnics, performances, or the occasional game of handball.


Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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