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A Look Back at a Decade of Proposition O

A Look Back at a Decade of Proposition O

There is little question that Proposition O, which passed in 2004, has gone a long way toward changing a city's perspective on dealing with its water crisis -- but it didn't do so ...
Urban River Parkways are a Cost-Effective Cure for the Public Ill

Urban River Parkways are a Cost-Effective Cure for the Public Ill

A new study reveals the many health benefits associated with urban river parkways, such as what L.A. is trying to realize by the 51-mile Los Angeles River.
Ed Reyes River Greenway

Ed Reyes River Greenway

What happens when a street-end becomes a street haven that filters and cleans our stormwater? This park! Imagine one on every dead-end river street.
Water Bond Draws Many Supporters, But Also Many Doubters

Water Bond Draws Many Supporters, But Also Many Doubters

The proposition seeks to provide $7.545 billion for management of California's water resources for water-related projects, which could include the L.A. River.
Politics of Surfing: Environmentalism and Feminism Among California's Waves

Politics of Surfing: Environmentalism and Feminism Among California's Waves

California surfers have been especially active in environmentalism, much of which can be attributed to the efforts of pioneering women surfers.
Two Mayors Clean Up Los Angeles River over Kings-Ducks Bet

Two Mayors Clean Up Los Angeles River over Kings-Ducks Bet

A friendly wager got two mayors down to the banks of Los Angeles River at the Glendale Narrows last weekend.