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May 31, 2016

Two Wine Bars Open in Historic Core

by Eddie Kim, LA Downtown News Those thirsty for new wine options are in luck, as two wine bars debuted in the Historic Core last month. The former Two Bits Market at 210 W. Fifth St. is now a swanky…

May 31, 2016

‘Night on Broadway’ street festival points to an area’s revitalization

By Stephan Ceasar, LA Times   In the grand foyer of the Los Angeles Theatre, underneath the ornate chandeliers and near a woman dressed as a bunny on stilts, artist Rain Boe Wave watched as hundr…

May 31, 2016

Metro and city of L.A. to launch bike sharing in DTLA on July 7

by Dave Sotero thesource.metro.net In the latest major announcement designed to improve transportation options in the L.A. region, Metro and the city of Los Angeles today announced they will officiall…

April 5, 2016

Street Closures April 10

On Sunday April 10th a special event for commity fitness will be held around Grand Park. Two streets will be temporarily closed. Broadway between Temple Street and 1st Street will be closed: Sun. 4:00…

March 15, 2016

St. Patrick’s Weekend Guide

1. St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in Pershing Square (March 17) The perfect midday work break will be at Pershing Square this St. Patrick’s Day. Festivities include concerts, food trucks, and of course…

February 29, 2016

7 Month Full Closure of 2nd/Broadway Intersection for Station Construction

Summary What Closure of 2nd/Broadway intersection for utility relocation and installation of piles and deck panels to support 2nd/Broadway Station construction. Where Broadway between 1st St and 3rd S…

February 12, 2016

Grammys Street Closure

On Monday February 15th, a Grammys afterparty at the Ace Hotel will force the following closure: Location: 929 South Broadway, LA, 90015. Impact Location: Broadway between 9th and Olympic. Details: St…

February 10, 2016

LA Marathon Street Closures

On Sunday February 14th, the Los Angeles Marathon will close streets in and around Downtown Los Angeles. Make preparations for the following closures. For full closure info, click here.  

February 8, 2016

Valentine’s Weekend Guide

1. PROUD Love at Grand Park (Feb 13) A free dance party to celebrate the LGBTQ and ally community with photo booths, DJs, an open dance floor, and lessons in square and line dancing. Bring your own pi…

February 5, 2016

Mentally Ill Mobile Triage Team

Dear Downtown Community, Many of you have concerns about people on the street who appear to be suffering from extreme mental illness. Thankfully, we have a number to call besides LAPD–these individua…