News & Notes:
- Another One: Traffic was diverted on Colorado Boulevard in Eagle Rock after a 42-inch water main burst early this morning near Loleta Avenue, reports CBS2.
- An affordable housing developer with projects in Echo Park, Historic Filipinotown and Lincoln Heights agreed to pay the city $7.5 million to settle fraud charges, the L.A. Times reports. However, it’s not certain the company will be able to pay the amount.
- Echo Park’s The Hedgehog will be closing after today, the vegetarian and vegan cafe posted on its Facebook page. The Hedgehog opened only two years ago in the same space occupied by another short-lived cafe.
- The Eastsider thanks Daniela Gerson of Echo Park for purchasing a Reader Sponsorship and Reader Benefits Card.