Developers want to build a 60,000 person city on environmentally sensitive land on L.A.'s urban periphery. But will it take more subprime lending, of the ilk that recently crashed the U.S. economy, to make the project a success?
This afternoon marked a fairly historic moment in the city of Los Angeles' efforts to transform itself into a greener, human-friendly city. By a 12-0 vote, the Los Angeles City Council approved a measure to ratify a comprehensive bicycle plan for the city of L.A.
In 2002, the city of Los Angeles placed a moratorium banning murals on private property. As a result of the ban, murals became illegal in Los Angeles. Many up and coming artists were forced to take down their murals, or have their artwork painted over.
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