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July 3, 2020

DTLA’s Historic Core Makes Appearance in HBO’s New Perry Mason Series

Have you been watching HBO Now at home? If so, you may have seen the trailer for their new Perry Mason – HBO series. Check out this video below and pause on 0:14 to see a very special appearance by 4t…

5 th Street/6th Street Improvement Project
June 16, 2020

5th/6th St Improvement Project – What You Need To Know

Metro and the City of Los Angeles are partnering to improve 5th St and 6th St in downtown LA to enhance mobility and safety for the thousands of people who walk, bike, roll, ride transit or drive in t…

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

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…

September 22, 2017

HCBID Finance & Steering Committee Agenda 9.27.17

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November 3, 2016

Turkey Trot Los Angeles

The Turkey returns to Downtown Los Angeles on Thanksgiving morning. Downtown – Get Ready.  This event offers a scenic 5k and 10k route on the historic streets of Los Angeles. Location Coming Soon! For…

October 27, 2016


For the fourth year, Grand Park + The Music Center’s N.Y.E.L.A. will be the go-to central gathering place in Los Angeles where Angelenos from all over the County ring in the New Year. This unique civi…

September 27, 2016


Join Home Walk LA on November 19, 2016  in Grand Park! (To visit Home Walk LA’s website, click here) United Way of Greater Los Angeles is on a mission to Create Pathways Out of Poverty for all Angelen…

September 27, 2016

AIDS Walk Los Angeles

Coming this fall to Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles (TO VISIT THE ORIGINAL WEBSITE, CLICK HERE) Sunday, October 23 8:30 a.m. Sign-In 9:15 a.m. Opening Ceremony 10 a.m. AIDS Walk Los Angeles Begins!…

HCBID Board Elections

  • Board of Directors Nominations

    Election will be held at our Annual Meeting in March 2021.

    If you are interested in being nominated as a member of the board of directors please email us at: