Car Free Earth Day for Wilshire Blvd, Parking Lot Mtg. for Eco-Village

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As Angelenos enjoy one day of a car free Wilshire Boulevard, the LAUSD will be holding a public meeting on whether or not to build a parking lot in the heart of the West Los Angeles Eco-Village. The School Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 22, Earth Day, at 2 p.m. at 333 S. Beaudry Street.

As we noted earlier in the week, the Eco-Village residents aren’t just a bunch of  NIMBYs about the parking lot, they’ve developed their own plan for a green development that could go on the land planned by a parking lot by LAUSD. If you can’t make the meeting and want to make your opinion heard, fax Boardmember Monica Garcia at 213-241-8459.

Photo: Rasohmer/Flickr

  • LAofAnaheim

    The problem with LA is we have to use whatever precious land we have available for parking. We don’t set space for parks. Also, doesn’t hurt that we have an x # of spots required per 1,000 square feet of office/retail. If we can get the same requirement for parks, that would help. We have to get rid of this “ample parking” mindset. We need to use more of our streets for parking, to prevent the need for parking garages/lots.

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