Who Will Plan & Fund LA River Revitalization?
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Who Will Plan & Fund LA River Revitalization?

Last month, the Army Corps of Engineer’s Alternative 20—the preferred habitat restoration plan for 11 miles of the Los Angeles River—completed a critical stage of the federal process. In light of this, TPR spoke with two experts on the waterway: Lewis MacAdams, president and co-founder of Friends of the Los Angeles River, and Barbara Romero, Deputy Mayor for City Services and a member of the LA River Revitalization Corporation Board. They commented on funding and implementation challenges still ahead, as well as offering perspectives on Frank Gehry’s recently revealed involvement (at the invitation of the LA Mayor) in river revitalization. Continue reading

Q Conditions Public Hearing – Tuesday, June 9. 5pm
Announcements / Smart Growth

Q Conditions Public Hearing – Tuesday, June 9. 5pm

The City of Los Angeles Department of City Planning will be holding a hearing on Q Conditions at 1918 Riverside Dr. on Tuesday, June 9, 2015. Open House will be from 5:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M., the hearing itself will begin at 6:00 P.M.. Attached to this e-mail message is information regarding discussion on the potential projects between Blake Ave. and the Los Angeles River. Continue reading