Tag: RiverLA

riverla.org / November 26, 2019

Former Los Angeles Councilmember Ed Reyes Named Next Executive Director of River LA

The River LA Board of Directors voted this week to name Ed Reyes the next Executive Director of River LA. As a former Los Angeles Councilmember and long-standing advocate for the revitalization of the LA River, Reyes will bring nearly 20 years of momentum knitting together community members, government, and other non-profits in support of the Los Angeles River.

Los Feliz Ledger / June 29, 2017

Atwater Bridge a go despite 4x original cost

The North Atwater Bridge received official approval from the city in May, but what was to be a nearly $4 million gift to the city is now going to cost Angelenos millions more, as total expected expenses have surpassed $16 million.

Architectural Record / March 28, 2017

A data-driven approach to revitalizing the L.A. River

For the majority of its 51 miles, the Los Angeles River winds through the metropolitan area in a concrete flood-control ditch—a setting better suited for chase scenes in films like Grease and Terminator II than, say, a picnic lunch.