“The technical portion is not that difficult...The main challenge was to get all the necessary easement...The project is actually owned by over 100 different property owners.
“It is about friends and connections...It is about being blessed by water and the passage of time...It is about being sisters and brothers...”
“I grew in Oregon and I know what a river is suppose to look like and we've been trying to fix this one so it looks a bit more naturalistic.”
“Sometimes we only room to put in one bench, one rock and a tree and we would call that a park because essentially it is a place where you can ride your bike, stop and take a
“I think the first piece did was dedicated to my then girlfriend, Patty Love, and from then on we made it a weekly mission to go into the L.A. River to paint on the walls...&
“Growing up as a kid, on the border of San Fernando and Pacoima, in order to cross over to go visit your friends, you would have to cross through the river...”
“I searched for about nine months, day in and day out. This one house I happened to buy was on the market for three hours.”
“Jozie is only thirteen, but she's been coming to river ever since was a baby.”