Los Angeles Downtown News

Out of concern that L.A.'s downtown properties are not being put to the highest and best use, the City Councilman representing the district has "quietly authored" a motion to incentivize density and place a moratorium on low-rise development.
Oct 15, 2013   Los Angeles Downtown News
You may not have heard of him, but Portland's Homer Williams is busily making big changes in Downtown Los Angeles.
May 24, 2006   Los Angeles Downtown News
Trying to find parking in Downtown Los Angeles is going from difficult to near-impossible as ever more surface lots are converted to housing. The Downtown News offers the first in a three-part series.
Mar 26, 2006   Los Angeles Downtown News
The number of skyscrapers to be built in each city hints at the complexities of different development patterns.
Jan 17, 2006   Los Angeles Downtown News
LA's planning department plans to hire 20 staffers to push through a backlog of new housing projects and help advance revitalization efforts for the Los Angeles River.
Jan 7, 2006   Los Angeles Downtown News
As real estate prices skyrocket, housing is appearing in fading industrial enclaves across the country. The two uses are not always the best fit.
Aug 30, 2005   Los Angeles Downtown News
Observers hope L.A.'s next planning director will elevate the importance of the department to be on par with the city's police department.
May 30, 2005   Los Angeles Downtown News
The LA Downtown News interviews the 94-year old legendary architectural photographer about his modest beginnings in Los Angeles.
Apr 25, 2005   Los Angeles Downtown News
Hardly anyone knows that the second largest city in the nation is seeking a new planning director.
Mar 5, 2005   Los Angeles Downtown News
The LA Downtown News interviews the director fo the Southern California Institute of Architecture, Eric Owen Moss, on how the school fits into its new location in Downtown L.A.
Mar 2, 2005   Los Angeles Downtown News
The developer of Downtown L.A.'s high profile Grand Avenue project releases early details about the mixed use plan.
Feb 28, 2005   Los Angeles Downtown News