Los Angeles River

July 23, 2014

Moses and the Future of the LA River

Sam Hall Kaplan draws lessons from Robert Moses to explore major developments around LA River revitalization.

April 4, 2014

City of LA's Engineer—A Responsibility of Significance

Deborah Weintraub, Interim City Engineer for Los Angeles, discusses the La Noria waterwheel, along with other water-oriented and public space projects in partnership with the city.

April 2, 2014

Advocating a New Planning Covenant for Los Angeles

Daniel Rosenfeld and Paul Vandeventer have created a framework to anchor the city’s physical timeline that offers insight into a “Fifth Covenant” between Angelenos and the land, setting the stage for sustainable growth.

September 19, 2013

LA City Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell Tackles LA River, Supports Hollywood's Millennium Project

TPR interviewed Mitch O'Farrell, the new councilmember for LA's 13th District, to discuss development, transportation, and the possibilities for a revitalized LA River.

October 10, 2016

Former Pittsburgh Mayor Opines on LA City’s Lack of Leadership in Planning LA 3.0

Former Mayor Murphy shares stories of how he shaped Pittsburgh through strong partnerships, investing in the city's future, and through thinking about how to create a new generation of jobs.

February 25, 2016

VX2016 LA River Plenary Featured: Mayor, Gehry Partners, Edmiston, Romero

Leaders offer their visions for the Los Angeles River, by turns personal, historical, and practical.

December 21, 2015

Councilmember Blumenfield Finds Creative Funding Sources to Revitalize His LA District

Bob Blumenfield shares innovative ways to fund projects that can create a resurgence in Reseda.

October 25, 2015

Joe Edmiston: Gehry a Welcome Addition to River Revitalization

Joe Edmiston, among the original champions of the LA River, encourages all interested players to participate in revitalization.

August 28, 2015

Baylis: State's Fish & Game Commission and LA City/County Respond Wisely to Drought

Jack Baylis lauds the City of LA's goal of reducing imported water to 50 percent and lays out ways to get there

August 18, 2015

Romero and MacAdams: Who Will Plan & Fund LA River Revitalization?

Two LA River experts comment on the revitalization process now that the Army Corps of Engineer’s Alternative 20 has cleared a critical federal hurdle.


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