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: 279

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

DojO- updated an event
Thumbnail

THE "new" World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Black Heritage Month Feb 2017 ~ at The World Stage - Art, Education & Performance Gallery "The heart of L.A.'s African-American cultural community." - L.A. Times

February 7, 2017 at 11am to February 25, 2017 at 2pm
56 minutes ago
Profile Icon via Twitter
Twitter1 hour ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
The Travel Press is Reporting the 'Trump Slump,' a Devastating Drop in Tourism to the United States | Frommer's https://t.co/cQ2vmbu5MG
Twitter4 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
Trump signs resolution to permit dumping mining waste into waterways https://t.co/hJ2gE9k1OL
Twitter4 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
This is Arizona https://t.co/KU8Wqk2p5c
Twitter4 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
Maybe AMERICA would be great again without The First Amendment - freedom of press and freedom of speech. https://t.co/lkZEKbijAq
Twitter5 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
Spicer said only a dictatorship would ban certain media outlets from covering the president. “Conservative,... https://t.co/YuwGCh3R0g
Twitter5 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @Hadas_Gold: WSJ says they would not have participated in gaggle had they known of the blocking of others and said they won't in future…
Twitter5 hours ago · Reply · Retweet

© 2017   Created by enhager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service