Lillian Q. Love interviewed for television in Oak Village, August 23, 1967. Source: Moriah Ulinskas/Oakland Redevelopment Agency

Lillian Love was an activist who helped fight the plans for 'urban renewal' in West Oakland. She was the mother of Bill Love, professor emeritus at Merritt College, and described as "civic leader, activist, and the unofficial 'Mayor of West Oakland'" 1

Links and References

  1. West Oakland citizens band together to fight freeway after Loma Prieta Oakland Tribune October 14, 2009