Downtown Los Angeles Tries To Improve Its Reputation

September 2006
ENR: Engineering News-Record;9/18/2006, Vol. 257 Issue 11, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on the expected start of the construction of the first phase of the redevelopment of a rundown swath of downtown Los Angeles, California by the end of 2006. The multi-use project costs $1.8 billion. The redevelopment project will offer opportunity for the city to build urban, mixed-use neighborhood, according to Martha Welborne, managing director of the Grand Avenue Committee. The first phase of the development will include the redevelopment of a 16-acre park that connects existing cultural and civic buildings.


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