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February 22, 2020

HCBID Board Meeting 2/26/2020

We invite you to join us next Wednesday, February 26, 2020, in the HCBID offices for our monthly board meeting. Lunch is provided. Agenda and previous minutes attached.   Agenda_HCBID_Board Meeti…

January 17, 2020

HCBID Board Meeting 1/22/2020

We invite you to join us next Wednesday, January 22, 2020, in the HCBID offices for our monthly board meeting. Lunch is provided. Agenda and previous minutes attached.   November Board Meeting Mi…

September 20, 2019

HCBID Board Meeting 9/25/19

We invite you to join us next Wednesday, September 25, 2019 in the HCBID offices for our monthly board meeting. Lunch is provided. Agenda and previous minutes attached.   Agenda_HCBID_Board Meeti…

September 17, 2019

HCBID Special Meeting 9/18/2019

This is a SPECIAL MEETING here in the HCBID offices that will last about 15 minutes for discussion and possible action on participation in “Friend of the Court” briefing in support of Boise, Idah…

January 10, 2018

News Conference: What to do about the Homeless Crisis in Downtown LA?

The homeless crisis in downtown LA is getting worse. NBC’s Conan Nolan taks with Blair Besten from the Historic Core Business Improvement District and Patti Berman from the Downtown LA Neighborhood Co…

January 10, 2018

Dare to Dream Gala: Union Rescue Mission

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January 10, 2018

MAYOR GARCETTI ANNOUNCES APPOINTEES TO HHH CITIZENS OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE

JANUARY 27, 2017, The City of Los Angeles LOS ANGELES—Mayor Eric Garcetti today announced four appointees to the HHH Citizens Oversight Committee, an administrative council that will play a vital role…

January 10, 2018

Los Angeles to expedite sidewalk dining permits in downtown area

By Catherine Saillan, LA Times, November 6, 2013 Los Angeles City Council members agreed Wednesday to dramatically cut the cost and speed up processing of sidewalk dining permits in the reawakening do…

January 10, 2018

Historic Core Walking Guide Hits the Streets

By Donna Evans, LA Downtown News, April 10, 2014 Planning to make a special visit to or even just wander around the Old Bank District or Broadway, and not sure what exactly you want to do? The Histori…

January 10, 2018

Besten’s Show: Beyond Clean and Safe at Historic Core BID

by Ryan Vaillancourt, Staff Writer, LA Downtown News Dec 2, 2011 DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES – Last month, few job offers seemed as unenticing as the post of executive director of the Historic Downtown Los A…