HUD Stalls LA Cornfield Project

HUD is withholding $12 million from the Los Angeles Chinatown Cornfield industrial development until an environmental impact report is completed.

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September 26, 2000, 9:30 AM PDT

By Gwen Hilburn


Environmentalists, residents and some local groups claim victory in seeing the Cornfield project halted. Opponents of the plan cite the need for schools, parks and housing. The city's planning committee waived the need for a report to speed the process. HUD's financial assistance is required in order for the project to procede.

Thanks to Gwenn Hilburn

Tuesday, September 26, 2000 in The Los Angeles Times

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