Spring St. Parklet Rededication Ceremony

Join Councilmember Jose Huizar, the Historic Core BID and LADOT People St for the re-dedication ceremony of the Spring Street Parklets.

Enjoy recently installed upgrades including more tables, seating, bike racks and plants!


Parklet Party in Downtown Los Angeles

There were lots of cameras, but only one outlet broadcasted the parklet opening live. It felt like a political rally. “Don’t Stop Thinking about Tomorrow” was blaring from the speakers. One speaker at the microphone, LADOT Pedestrian Coordinator Valerie Watson, proclaimed, “It’s the dawn of a new day!” from the podium. Roughly 100 people gathered […]

Main Street in Santa Monica Poised to Get 2 Parklets

Update: The Santa Monica City Council unanimously approved three locations for the city’s pilot parklet program. The three locations include the two recommended by staff and a third at Main and Hill in front of Finn McCool’s. The Santa Monica City Council next Tuesday will consider giving the go-ahead to the beachside city’s first two […]