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Los Angeles Flood of 1938: The Destruction Begins

Los Angeles Flood of 1938: The Destruction Begins

The 1938 flooding of the L.A. River caused unprecedented destruction all across the county.
Glory Days of the Los Angeles River

Glory Days of the Los Angeles River

As part of our four-part series in observance of the 1938 Los Angeles River flood, which devastated Southern California leading to the channelization of the L.A. River and its trib ...
Innovative Wetlands Park Opens in South Los Angeles

Innovative Wetlands Park Opens in South Los Angeles

A new wetlands park in South Los Angeles paves the way for re-greening public space while cleaning up the surrounding waters.
The Audubon Center

The Audubon Center

At the turn of the last century, Highland Park was distinguished by its unique natural beauty and winding Arroyo Seco. After WWII, as urbanization increased and the Arroyo was chan ...
Reimagining The Arroyo Seco

Reimagining The Arroyo Seco

In a dense city lacking in public space, the Arroyo Seco and the Los Angeles River open up the possibility for the creation of a unique "central park" that could knit together comm ...
The Arroyo Seco Parkway

The Arroyo Seco Parkway

Just as the Highline in New York City was re-purposed as a city park once it had outlived its usefulness, infrastructure such as the Arroyo Seco Parkway could potentially be re-ima ...