Photography by Martin Zamora, L.A. County Chief Executive Office—Photo Unit
June 11, 2013—Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina honored Monsignor John Moretta for his 45 years as a priest. Monsignor Moretta is very special to the East Los Angeles community. He started the “Mothers of East L.A. and was instrumental in the well-known fight against a prison. He also fought hard against the proposed Vernon Power Plant! Under his guidance, Boyle Heights and Resurrection Church are known internationally for their grassroots advocacy.