Our next community meeting will be held on Thursday November 15 from 6:30-8:30pm at Kaos Network, located at 4343 Leimert Boulevard in Leimert Park. We want your feedback on expanding our current campaigns. Come by and let us know what you think would make walking in Los Angeles—and specifically the Leimert Park area—safer, easier, more convenient, and more fun! http://bit.ly/SCeUaf
Launched in 2014, the 20/20 Vision Initiative was born out of the desire of area stakeholders to harness both the change and the opportunities expected to accompany the 2020 opening of the Crenshaw/LAX Line and the new Leimert Park station.
A recent motion by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas calling for grade separation for nearly the entire Crenshaw Corridor and a second station at Leimert Park, has become one of the most controversial Metro proposals in recent memories. Transit advocates across the region worry about the impact on other Measure R projects, especially because the motion wants […]
Leimert Park from Mark Ridley-Thomas on Vimeo. After the Metro Board of Directors voted for Richard Katz’s “compromise” motion on the Leimert Park Village Station over the proposal by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, Metro Board Chair Don Knabe commented to the disappointed crowd that remained that they hoped they would see the vote as a step […]
From the Crenshaw Subway Coalition ” ” The last 6 months have been an active time for the Crenshaw Subway Coalition. We helped lead a collaboration of community groups and leaders that defeated MTA’s $90 billion sales tax increase. We added to our legal representation, and have had our lawsuit against MTA moved to a […]
As I listened to speakers on the “Creative Industry Business Development, Tourism Markets, Branding, Marketing, Event Management, Business Alliances, and Program Partnerships” panel at the Leimert Park Design Charrette this past January, one question kept bothering me: Why is so much discussion being directed at marketing Leimert Park to the international arena? It makes perfect […]
This week: Leimert Park plans its future. SCAG plans Norwalk Green Line. Bike Griffith Park and the north San Fernando Valley. And more!