Gang of 19

On July 5th and 6th in 1978, Colfax and Broadway was the site of the first demonstration for wheelchair accessible transportation. Nineteen members of the Atlantis Community chanting “We Will Ride” blocked busses with their wheelchairs staying in the streets all night. July 5th commemorates the 40th Anniversary of the Gang of 19’s actions with a vigil from 6-7pm.

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