Speculators Discover Westlake: Will the “Lake on Wilshire” Complete the Takeover of Central Los Angeles?By Jesús Hermosillo | | 22 Comments
The 41-story “Lake on Wilshire” megaproject goes to the City Planning Commission tomorrow. If approved the project would spur gentrification in L.A.'s immigrant-rich Westlake neighborhood.
Op/Ed: Saving Wyvernwood is the Environmental ChoiceBy Jesús Hermosillo | | 25 Comments
(One of the ongoing stories in our Boyle Heights/East Los Angeles coverage has been the debate over whether or not to proceed with the redevelopment of Wyvernwood Garden Apartments. Jesús Hermosillo has a master’s degree in urban planning and contributes regularly to Boyle Heights Beat. Streetsblog has not taken a position on the project and welcomes […]