Comments by Eric Wattree
Added by Eric L. Wattree on September 29, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments
Added by enhager on September 25, 2012 at 7:01am — No Comments
hey, everybody... it was great talking with Jackie about this issue... the city never wrote an EIR... the district attorney has his reasons... will they hold up under review by the state ceqa board?... because i'm filing a complaint to them... meanwhile, please show up monday everybody to protest the further cutting... we stopped them friday... they said they were returning monday... and showed up on saturday, naturally!... this action is an act of environmental racism... they would never…Continue
Added by Alan Shrake on September 22, 2012 at 10:52pm — No Comments
Hi Folks...I just received this email from our new Field Deputy from Council District 10. I hope that you all will take a moment to express your interest in having a TRADER JOE'S IN OUR COMMUNITY. Please support!!!!
Dear Community Leader,
Trader Joe's has expressed an interest in coming to Crenshaw Blvd. at Rodeo with…
Added by Heather Lee Presha on September 20, 2012 at 7:37pm — 4 Comments
Added by Simone Andrews on September 20, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Trader Joe's Wants to Know if We Want a Store in Our Neighborhood
Sylvia Lacy from Herb Wesson's office contacted my neighbor, Norman Gilmore to let him know that Trader Joe's has expressed interest in putting in a store at Crenshaw & Rodeo. (Ralph's will be leaving that location when redevelopment starts, and isn't planning to come back.)
Norman is the Secretary on United Neighborhoods Neighborhood Council (…Continue
Added by Shelley Wenk on September 20, 2012 at 4:22pm — 7 Comments
Added by Eric L. Wattree on September 19, 2012 at 8:00pm — 2 Comments
The California Science Center has agreed to replant four trees for every one felled along the Space Shuttle Endeavor route next month, just one in a long list of concessions won by the Empowerment Congress West Area Neighborhood Development Council and its president Lark Galloway Gilliam.
Along the route that runs through Inglewood, up Crenshaw then east on King Blvd. to Expo Park, 760 trees will be planted, according to…Continue
Added by enhager on September 18, 2012 at 7:00am — 2 Comments
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…Continue
Added by enhager on September 16, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Added by Heather Lee Presha on September 10, 2012 at 7:00pm — 6 Comments
From today's Curbed-LA:
Added by Nina Schneider on September 6, 2012 at 5:53pm — 1 Comment
Youth participating in Building a Lifetime of Options and Opportunities for Men (BLOOM), an initiative in South Los Angeles created by the California Community Foundation (CCF), enjoyed back-to-school shopping with the support of JCPenney. The retailer donated $50 gift cards to 30 BLOOM youth to ensure they are dressed for success this school year.
BLOOM is a partnership between CCF, community-based organizations in South L.A., and a growing network of other supporters such…Continue
Added by Terri Dixon on September 6, 2012 at 8:55am — No Comments
At a meeting a few months ago, residents somewhat seriously suggested they would lie down in front of the space shuttle to keep it from going through Leimert Park. Some one said the streets were already messed up (to put in new sewers and for resurfacing projects) and another said there was already too much construction (to bring the nearly billion dollar light rail to our neighborhood).
But it sounds like we are on the right path to get to see history and to save as many trees as…Continue
Added by enhager on September 5, 2012 at 9:30pm — 10 Comments
During this epic election year, the California African American Museum (CAAM) is pleased to present the second installment of a three-part series entitled Black Politics - Past, Present and Future: The Vote/Why Vote? on Saturday, September 8, 2012, starting at 1 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. at 600 State Drive, Exposition Park.
Added by Terri Dixon on September 5, 2012 at 10:50am — No Comments
The list for all the trees slated for the Space Shuttle travel is located here: http://ning.it/O86ie6
Added by Yvonne Ellett on September 4, 2012 at 12:00am — No Comments
In 2004, at the sweet and naive age of 24, I committed myself to registering voters and educating co-workers, family members, friends, and neighbors about the upcoming election. Not only did I believe it was my duty to inform my peers about Candidate John Kerry's policies, but I found it equally as important to share information about the political decisions that are often the most neglected, yet have the strongest impact on our daily life: Our state and city elections and propositions. My…Continue
Added by Thea Monyee on September 2, 2012 at 10:07am — 2 Comments