Daily Archives: January 3, 2017

Can historic designation save an Echo Park bungalow court?

ECHO PARK - Are a set of bungalows from the 1920s historically significant? As developers try to replace the Spanish-Revival style dwellings at 1456 Echo Park Avenue with as many as a dozen new three-story homes, one tenant has nominated the 94-year-old cluster of residences as a historic cultural monument. Read More »

More affordable housing planned for Boyle Heights; no plans to legalize East L.A. street vendors

MORNING REPORT: A developer is seeking to build a 76-unit affordable housing complex with retail space on a Metro-owned parcel at the corner of Cesar Chavez Avenue and Matthews Street .... While a proposal to legalize street vendors in the City of Los Angeles is making progress, there are no such plans to do so in neighboring East Los Angeles and other portions of unincorporated Los Angeles County ..... Bulletin Board: EPIA January Town Hall Presents ‘Preserving Los Angeles’ Read More »