Youth I Can president, Jessenya De La Rosa, 17, of Merced, holds a sign to passing motorists during a news conference announcing plans to push for youth funding at McNamara Park in Merced, Calif., Tuesday. They are calling the effort "#BackTheMac." in reference to McNamara Park.
Youth I Can president, Jessenya De La Rosa, 17, of Merced, holds a sign to passing motorists during a news conference announcing plans to push for youth funding at McNamara Park in Merced, Calif., Tuesday. They are calling the effort "#BackTheMac." in reference to McNamara Park. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com
Youth I Can president, Jessenya De La Rosa, 17, of Merced, holds a sign to passing motorists during a news conference announcing plans to push for youth funding at McNamara Park in Merced, Calif., Tuesday. They are calling the effort "#BackTheMac." in reference to McNamara Park. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com

Advocates call Merced to “back the Mac”

May 26, 2015 07:18 PM