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Behind the Sign: The Lost Meanings of the Original Hollywood Sign

Behind the Sign: The Lost Meanings of the Original Hollywood Sign

The history of the famous sign almost seems to confirm all the crazy reveries that suggests Hollywood is the promised land.
Design Revealed for Proposed L.A. River Bridge Between Cypress Park and Elysian Valley

Design Revealed for Proposed L.A. River Bridge Between Cypress Park and Elysian Valley

The proposed bridge will span across the Los Angeles River from Elysian Valley to Cypress Park.
How Will the Bridge Between Cypress Park and Elysian Valley Affect Your Community?

How Will the Bridge Between Cypress Park and Elysian Valley Affect Your Community?

The proposed bridge will span across the Los Angeles River from Elysian Valley to Cypress Park.
Taylor Yard Pedestrian Bridge: A 22 Year Old Project Gets Moving

Taylor Yard Pedestrian Bridge: A 22 Year Old Project Gets Moving

The proposed bikeway and pedestrian bridge would connect the neighborhoods of Cypress Park and Elysian Valley over the Los Angeles River.
L.A. Eco Village: 20 Years as a Model of Sustainable Living

L.A. Eco Village: 20 Years as a Model of Sustainable Living

Born in 1993, the Los Angeles Eco Village has embodied what cooperative living can be when a collective of people commit to ideals of community and sustainable urban space.
Mixed Community Response to Sixth Street Viaduct Replacement Project

Mixed Community Response to Sixth Street Viaduct Replacement Project

Small business owners were concerned about quality of life issues and the buildings that will be demolished to make way for new construction.