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Daily Archives: August 20, 2013

The tree that outgrew Echo Park

Giant Echo Park ficus 8-19-2013 4-13-19 AM

There’s some good and bad news for Echo Park ficus fans. Four of the large trees that loom over the north side of Sunset Boulevard between Echo Park Avenue and Logan Street will be trimmed and pruned but not removed as originally planned under  a street ... Read More »

Councilman Cedillo’s awkward move to Highland Park*

Upper portion of original windows were replaced with new glas

The City Council today will take up a motion by Councilman Gil Cedillo to  pay more than $4,000 a month for office space in a landmark Highland Park building whose owner got in trouble this summer for violating the city’s historic preservation laws. Cedillo’s new Highland ... Read More »