Section 8 housing in Sylmar, California, February 3, 1984. Sylmar residents initially resisted the construction of large apartment and condominium complexes during the 1980s because they worried that schools, emergency services, and area resources would not keep pace with a rapid population increase, and that the community's suburban atmosphere might be endangered. Robert and Betty Franklin Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library. Population Increase, Emergency Service, History Digital, Collection Pin, Fernando Valley, Digital Libraries, Area Resources, Large Apartments, Digital Collection
A view of a procession of cars, horses and wagons moving south through the new Sepulveda Boulevard tunnel following opening ceremonies (1930). After eight years of road construction, the new tunnel connected the San Fernando Valley with West Los Angeles.