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950 E. Third St.

950 e 3rd
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  • Undecided
2269 miles from you

An open letter to Jose Huizar

Dear Councilmember Huizar,

This evening I attended a meet and greet with the developer of the large new development at 950 E. 3rd St (at the corner of E 3rd St and Santa Fe Ave.), and I thought it was important that I reach out and share my thoughts on the affair.

If there's one thing that can be said with definition, it's that this neighborhood is going to change. A lot of... (continued)

California High Speed Rail

California high speed rail
  • Support (8)
  • Oppose (3)
  • Undecided
2271 miles from you

Winning in court

Big win in funding today for this project. Check out the LA Times article

Library Tower (US Bank Tower) Conversion

Us bank tower conversion
  • Support (5)
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  • Undecided
2272 miles from you

Tower getting observation deck

The US bank tower is getting an observation deck and restaurant on its top floor. Sadly, though, plans to convert it partially to residential have fallen through.

http://www.ladowntownnews.com/news/observation-deck-coming-to-u-s-bank-tower/article_e38a790e-0ecf-11e4-986a-001a4bcf887a.html

@corwinstephen - Agreed!
@Travis Deal - This will be fantastic !!! When this building was first being built, I assumed there was going to be something like this automatically. Finally a true destination to bring visitors to downtown !

Connect US (Union Station Connection Plan)

Connect us
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  • Undecided
2269 miles from you

Connect US unveiled by The Source

A plan to create five new pedestrian-friendly connections to Union Station has been revealed by The Source. It will include large, dedicated bike paths along routes like Los Angeles St and Caesar Chavez. Here are the renderings.

http://thesource.metro.net/2014/07/23/connect-us-seeks-to-better-link-union-station-to-neighborhoods-via-new-esplanades-and-bike-paths/... (continued)

Olympic + Grand (1000 Grand)

1000 grand hanover
  • Support (6)
  • Oppose (1)
  • Undecided
2270 miles from you

Foundation rising

It's easy to forget the crash mansion was ever here.

Olympic + Hill

Tca olympic hill hanoverlow thumb
  • Support (4)
  • Oppose (1)
  • Undecided
2270 miles from you

Siding starting to go up

Looks like the siding is starting to go up!

East Village development, Santa Monica

2012.11 eastvillage
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  • Undecided
2282 miles from you

Updated renderings getting support

The updated renderings for this project are getting support from the city. It's nice to see that they're finally starting to break these kinds of developments down into smaller chunks with pedestrian space in between.

http://la.curbed.com/archives/2014/07/the_latest_look_for_samos_almostapproved_east_village.php

Olive + Olympic

Olive and olympic
  • Support (5)
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  • Undecided

Frank Gehry Children's Instutude

Small square
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  • Undecided
2272 miles from you

SoLA Village

Sola village
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  • Undecided
2271 miles from you

A bluprint

Found a blueprint for this project on Skyscraper page. Enjoy!

819 S Hill St (Onni Group)

820 s olive st los angeles
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2270 miles from you

Exterior almost finished

It's been a while since we had an update on this one. Here's a photo from Skyscraper City. Looks like the exterior is approaching completion.

Freehand Hostel (Commercial Exchange Building)

Freehand commercial exchange
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  • Undecided
2270 miles from you

Commercial Exchange becoming Freehand Hostel

Brigham Yen just revealed that the old Commercial Exchange Building, one of the last un-rehabbed spaces in downtown, is set to become part of the Freehand hostel chain.

http://brighamyen.com/2014/07/17/confirmed-downtown-las-commercial-exchange-will-become-trendy-freehand-hostel/

One Santa Fe

2012.01 onesantafe1
  • Support (16)
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  • Undecided
2269 miles from you

Opening in September

One Santa Fe is pretty damn close to opening, which means we're about to see a massive lack of parking (but massive improvement to grocery shopping options). Here's their press release in the Downtown News

Metropolis

Metropolis dtla
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  • Undecided

Ava Little Tokyo

La fi mo little tokyo apartments 20120720 001
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  • Undecided
2269 miles from you

Making progress on Phase II

Now that Phase I is mostly finished, it looks like construction on Phase II is in full swing. Here's a photo I snapped.

Gold Line Extension

Gold line extension
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  • Undecided
2266 miles from you

Final route decisions

Final route decisions for the Gold Line are due soon, and it looks like the Mayor is currently backing the Whittier option. Thoughts?

http://la.curbed.com/archives/2014/07/mayor_wants_new_gold_line_extension_to_go_to_whittier.php

Robertson Lane

Robertson lane factory
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2276 miles from you

WeHoVille reveals this exciting new project

Jason Illoulian's idea for a hotel and pedestrian retail center to replace The Factory looks pretty exciting. It has a pedestrian-only lane going through its center which lets people cross the entire block in a car free setting. Let's see more of this!

WeHoVilleCurbed

Expo Line Extension

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  • Support (11)
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  • Undecided
2278 miles from you

Downtown regional connector

Downtown regional connector
  • Support (7)
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  • Undecided
2269 miles from you

Notice to Proceed

According to the downtown news:

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Wednesday awarded a “Notice to Proceed” for the project, meaning that construction can begin in full.

http://www.ladowntownnews.com/news/metro-green-lights-regional-connector-construction/article_60883420-0893-11e4-985a-0019bb2963f4.html