The Los Angles City Board of Public Works will take up the Shuttle Parade debate on Monday Sept. 17. Click for AGENDA, The 9:30 a.m. meeting is at Edward R. Roybal BPW Session Room, Room 350,  City Hall, 200 North Spring Street.

The California Science Center will move the space shuttle Endeavour from LAX to Expo Park up Crenshaw then east on MLK. Hundreds of trees will be removed and the Science Center has agreed to replace them 2 to 1. The Empowerment Congress West Area Neighborhood Council has taken the lead to get more concessions and more mitigation from the city and the Science Center. But it's important your voice be heard on the matter.

The Public Works Commission will hear a presentation from the Science Center and hear the public speak before voting on the permit for the removal of the 253 in Los Angeles to accommodate the transport of the Space Shuttle Endeavor.

A free bus to the meeting will leave from the parking lot of 3731 Stocker St, Los Angeles, 90008 promptly at 8:30AM.

Lark Galloway-Gilliam, president of the area's neighborhood council (which meets Monday night) also sent this updated (and apparently much reduced) list of trees to be removed: 

ValleyCrest Landscape Development
Space Shuttle Endevour Move Project
City of L.A. Tree Disposition Summary
SUMMARY BY TREE TYPE / TREATMENT
 
DESCRIPTION QUANTITY
Large Intrusive Tree / Removal 19
Large Tree / Removal 22
Small Tree / Removal 78
Small Tree / Transplant 3
Total Trees 122
SUMMARY BY SPECIES
DESCRIPTION QUANTITY
Callistemon citrinus 4
Ceratonia siliqua 3
Cercis occidentalis 1
Cupaniopsis anacardioides 4
Eucalyptus 12
Ficus microcarpa nitida 8
Hibiscus 1
Liquidambar styraciflua 1
Magnolia grandiflora 41
Pinus canariensis 4
Platanus acerifolia 11
Podocarpus gracilior 5
Pyrus kawakamii 4
Washingtonia robusta 23
Total Trees 122
Trees Over 15' Height and 10" Caliper 43
Other Trees 79

Views: 284

Comment

You need to be a member of Leimert Park Beat to add comments!

Join Leimert Park Beat

Leimert Park Beat is the news and social network for Leimert Park and the surrounding neighborhoods. Stay informed. Join now!

 

• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

WHAT STORIES WOULD YOU SUGGEST? Let me know.

With your help, LeimertParkBeat.com raised money to hire reporters, graphic artists and community members to cover our area.
Read the stories - Urban Economy 411, Redevelopment Hell and One of these don't belong.

Latest Activity

The Bead Society posted an event
Thumbnail

The Bead Society Presents The Culver City Bead Bazaar at Veterans Memorial Auditorium

October 22, 2017 from 10am to 5pm
People have been wearing jewelry for centuries. It's an expression and extension of one self, it allows you to express your individually, it brings out your personality. What will you find at The Culver City Bead Bazaar, an array of bead vendors…See More
2 hours ago
DojO- posted a blog post

Domininique DePrima· Frontpage· KJLH 102.3FM "Radio Free" Weekdays 4:30am – 6am

 + Post: Front Page Community Calendar / Local Happenings -"BUT wha-? No non-profit World STAGE events listed on Community Calendar? Wuz-up wit dat?!"-  O-!Dominique DiPrima…See More
10 hours ago
The Bead Society is now a member of Leimert Park Beat
17 hours ago
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event 11th Annual - Leimert Park Village Book Fair - Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza - Sat. Aug. 19th
"​FYI: CLOSING MUSIC PERFORMANCE (stroll-down  to bottom of pg.) 6:00 pm             ​Celebrating the Centennial of American Treasure & Jazz Legend Ella Fitzgerald w/ musical…"
yesterday
DojO- updated an event
Thumbnail

The 'new' World STAGE · DwighTrible Presents "Summer" Jazz Concert Series (Aug. 2017 Schedule) · ¡ Sabine ! TONIGHT at The 'new' World STAGE

July 31, 2017 at 9pm to September 1, 2017 at 12am
Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director - non-profit 501 (c)(3)+ w/ JW Master of Ceremonies - Jefferey Winston, MC, Jazz Historian-Philanthropist.Schedule: August '17Upcomin' ~Saturday August 19th …See More
yesterday
William Buchanan, Jr. posted a video

TEC LEIMERT PARK

Technology + Entertainment Convergence. A very well planned and organized gathering of entertainment industry executives, content creators, thought leaders and more in the Leimert Park community here in Los Angeles, CA. A full day of workshops,…
Friday
SPMG Media posted a blog post

Southern California Black Business Expo Coming to Ontario CA, October 14, 2017

The SCBBE will launch its 2017/2018 Black Business Expo on Tour, beginning October 14th at the Ontario Convention Airport Hotel (formerly Radisson Ontario Airport).  …See More
Wednesday
DojO- posted a blog post

Black Fatherhood: Trials & Tribulations, Testimony & Triumph - Film Screening / Book Signing ~

Film screening Fri. 8/18 8pm, Vision Theater, Leimert Park  Book signing Sat. 8/19 10-6 pm, 11th Annual Leimert Park Book Fair See the award-winning film Fri. Aug. 18th 8pm 3341 W. 43rd Place at the Vision Theater/People's Street Plaza…See More
Wednesday

© 2017   Created by enhager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service