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Glassell Park's Decade-Long Effort at Building a Bus Shelter

No less than seven bus lines pass through the unusual piece of land that sits at the junction of three major roads in Glassell Park. This transit-rich island has been devoid of shade or seating for almost a decade.

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Rain Causes L.A. River Rec Zones to Close

Rain Causes L.A. River Rec Zones to Close

The MRCA observed stormwater discharge in the Los Angeles River following the rain storm over the weekend.
Southern California Steelhead Story Reveals Tensions Between Man and Nature

Southern California Steelhead Story Reveals Tensions Between Man and Nature

Historically, human activity has put undue pressure on the steelhead population of Southern California. Are we doing enough to ensure the sustainability of our natural environment?
Getting a Grasp on Water at the Natural History Museum

Getting a Grasp on Water at the Natural History Museum

Do you know where your water comes from? How can we increase awareness for water usage and its consequences to the rest of Los Angeles?
Aerial Photographs Capture a View from Above the L.A. River

Aerial Photographs Capture a View from Above the L.A. River

Architectural photographer Lane Barden unveils a Los Angeles River many Angelenos have yet to see -- a river seen from above.
L.A. River Improvement District Encourages River-Embracing Development

L.A. River Improvement District Encourages River-Embracing Development

The new ordinances address landscaping, screening and fencing, lighting, and orientation on new developments by the Los Angeles River.
New Greenway Opens at L.A. River's Headwaters in Canoga Park

New Greenway Opens at L.A. River's Headwaters in Canoga Park

The much needed greenway is located at the confluence of Bell Creek and Calabasas Creek in Canoga Park.
The Frog Spot: A New L.A. River Oasis in Elysian Valley

The Frog Spot: A New L.A. River Oasis in Elysian Valley

The small café-like rest stop is filled with gleaming white furniture set upon garden stones that conjures up images of barbecues in the backyard.
L.A. River Watershed Study Identifies Where Stormwater Projects Can Make Most Difference

L.A. River Watershed Study Identifies Where Stormwater Projects Can Make Most Difference

The study suggests conversion project sites that would create 1,000 acres of new parks and green spaces in park-poor areas, and over 600 million gallons of water.
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