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L.A. River's Homeless Find Shelter During El Niño Storms

L.A. River's Homeless Find Shelter During El Niño Storms

Jesse has lived in Highland Park for more than 15 years, but has spent the last 3 years living on the streets of her own neighborhood. Prior to becoming homeless, Jesse had lived w ...
The 98 Million-Gallon

The 98 Million-Gallon "Trickle": Stormwater Conservation Projects May Help L.A. Become Self-Reliant

The trickle that runs through the LA River nearly year-round is a joke to many Angelenos and outsiders who would say its not really river. But when it rains, the river's torrent pr ...
Get Inspired with these River Restoration Projects from Around the World

Get Inspired with these River Restoration Projects from Around the World

With dozens of neighborhoods and more than 3.9 million inhabitants, one could say that Los Angeles would not be here if it weren't for the L.A. River. The river, like many rivers a ...
What's Taking Los Angeles River Revitalization So Long?

What's Taking Los Angeles River Revitalization So Long?

There was a time when the Los Angeles River was in danger of becoming a freeway. In 1988, California Assemblyman Richard Katz proposed exactly that. He figured that by turning this ...
Lower L.A. River Master Plan May Help Boost Projects in South East L.A.

Lower L.A. River Master Plan May Help Boost Projects in South East L.A.

Efforts to transform the concretized Los Angeles River have reached critical mass this year and it seems that before the ink dries on newly penned river projects, another project s ...
Preparing for El Niño on the LA River

Preparing for El Niño on the LA River

Following a dry summer, on September 15th a parched southern California received rain, with more than 2.39 inches falling in Los Angeles in just a few short hours. The rain had lef ...
South East L.A. Reclaims Their Part of the Los Angeles River

South East L.A. Reclaims Their Part of the Los Angeles River

It's Saturday night and a small group forms underneath a freeway overpass of the 710 and 105 freeway interchange in the city of Lynwood. The steady hum of the power generator used ...
 Getting Up, Staying Up: History of Graffiti in the L.A. River

Getting Up, Staying Up: History of Graffiti in the L.A. River

"For us the river is like the last adventure in the city. We would go in tunnels under the river and you feel like you're the first person that's ever been down there, but then you ...
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