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CURBED LA- "Bill would add Griffith Park and the LA River to National Park System" 

Canyon News- "Bridge Linking Griffith Park To Glendale Approved By State Assembly"

The Eastsider- "Engineers, designers and residents weigh in on new L.A. River park"

Streetsblog LA- "Three New Ped/Bike Bridges Coming to the L.A. River"

CURBED LA- "11-mile Los Angeles River restoration could move forward this fall"

KCET- "Unique yards reflect the changing face of the L.A. River"

LA DAILY NEWS- "Revitalizing L.A. River takes a community"

KCET- "$100 Million for L.A. River completes a trifecta of funding for L.A. River improvements"

LA DAILY NEWS- "LA River rehab just got a $100 million boost. Here's how it will help"

CURBED LA- "Early plans for LA River-adjacent site include new walkways and kayaking spots"

PSFK- "Designers re-imagine Los Angeles River as colorful oasis"

CBS LOS ANGELES- "State approves $100 million for LA River Restoration"

LA TIMES- "A revitalized L.A. River can still protect Los Angeles from flooding"

CBS LOS ANGELES- "Recreational outdoor guide to the L.A. River"

CURBED LA- "River LA joins High Line-founded network focused on creating equitable public spaces"

LA TIMES- "Kayak the L.A. River, a Sparkling Retreat Amid the Urban Sprawl"

LA TIMES- "This Urban Stroll along the L.A. River Includes a Prime Picknicking Spot"

KCET- "Restoring the River, a Little at a Time: A New L.A. River Trail Segment in the Valley"

89.3 KPCC- "Lauren Bon's water wheel gets one step closer to construction"

LA DAILY NEWS- "LA River Ride draws two-wheelers to Griffith Park for trek"

89.3 KPCC- "Gearing up for the LA River ride"

LA DAILY NEWS- "Opening of Greenway Trail along LA River in Studio City celebrated" 

89.3 KPCC- "New LA River trail opens in Studio City"

MYNEWSLA.COM- "Going back in time on the LA River: Giant 19th century water wheel replica to be built"

CURBED LA- "Tree-lined walking and biking path opening along the LA River in Studio City"

LA DAILY NEWS- "Bill to help revitalize Pacoima, Tujunga washes passes Assembly"

ABC7- "Summer kayaking kicks off at Los Angeles River"

89.3 KPCC- "You can once again kayak and fish the LA River"

PATCH.COM- "Griffith Park's Atwater Bridge over LA River could open by 2019"

KFI AM640- "Kayakers can hop into the LA River beginning Memorial Day"

TIMEOUT LA- "We may soon get a pedestrian (and equestrian!) bridge connecting Griffith Park to Atwater Village"

NBC LOS ANGELES- "Starting Monday, Parts of the LA River Will Be Open to Fishing, Kayaking"

LOS FELIZ LEDGER- "Bridge from Griffith Park to Atwater Village Receives City Approvals"

KCET- "The Rising Cost of the North Atwater Bridge Puts Its Future in Question" 

STREETSBLOG LA- "L.A. River Atwater Ped-Bike-Horse Bridge Nears Approval" 

VOA- "Volunteers Work to Revitalize Los Angeles River" 

LA MAGAZINE- "Here's What the New Park Next to the LA River Will Look Like"

LA TIMES- "Los Angeles State Historic Park bridges past and present at grand opening celebration"

URBANIZE LA- "Proposed working group would facilitate revitalization for LA River Tributaries"

THE REAL DEAL MAGAZINE- "Park between Chinatown and LA River to open after 16-year delay"

LA TIMES- "Los Angeles State Historic Park is about to open after 16 years of delays" 

LA DAILY NEWS- "Thousands of volunteers show up to clean LA River after record-breaking storms"

LA TIMES- "Kendrick Lamar golfs into the L.A. River in his new music video for 'Humble'"

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM- "LA River Ride will return to seaside Long Beach start"

ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST- "A Data-Driven Approach to Revitalizing the LA River"

GEAR PATROL- "How Kayaking Saved the LA River"

KCET- "The Willows of the Los Angeles River"

LAIST- "Garcetti And City Council Celebrate Purchase Of 'Crown Jewel' L.A. River Parcel"

NBC LOS ANGELES- "Renderings of LA's Futuristic $482M Bridge and Park"

BOYLE HEIGHTS BEAT- "City officials want public’s input on Sixth Street Viaduct park"

LAIST- "Early Renderings Revealed For Sixth Street Viaduct Park"

LA INDEPENDENT- "City closes escrow on property along L.A. River"

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE- "These citizen scientists are hoping what they find in the LA River can help them save it"

CURBED LA- "New bridge over LA River opens today with protected bike lane"

LA WEEKLY- "L.A. River Gets Its “Crown Jewel” Parcel of Land"

LA DAILY NEWS- "LA River will look more like one with city’s purchase of ‘crown-jewel’ land"

LA TIMES- "L.A. to acquire property known as 'crown jewel' in river revitalization strategy"

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM- "5 ‘vibrant’ Long Beach projects named finalists for Knight Cities Challenge"

THE EASTSIDER- "Get Out The Big Scissors: Ribbon cutting to be held for new Riverside Bridge and Cypress Park roundabout"

CURBED LA- "Aerial photos show off the strange beauty of the LA River"

LAIST- "Video: Flying Over The Once-Mighty Los Angeles River"

ARCH DAILY- "This Spectacular Aerial Video Shows the Whole LA River Before its Transformation"

CRAVE- "Frank Gehry Receives Presidential Medal Of Freedom"

LA DAILY NEWS- "Why this Encino man has devoted years to painting bridges over LA River"

KCET- "An Approved Update to the L.A. River County Master Plan"

THE ARCHITECTS NEWSPAPER- "L.A. River revitalization takes center stage in public eye (and real estate development)"

LA DAILY NEWS- "Leaders seek to unify groups, ideas in updated LA River master plan"

CURBED LA- "The 20-year-old LA River Master Plan is getting an update" 

USC NEWS- "Landscape architects see Los Angeles as living lab in combating climate change"

CURBED LA- "Curbed Los Angeles Pocket Guide: Fall 2016"

LA TIMES- "Revitalizing the L.A. River was never going to be cheap. The city should close the deal on Parcel G2"

LONG BEACH POST- "House Passes Water Resources Development Act, Includes Funding for LA River Restoration"

LA TIMES- "More park space could be coming to the lower L.A. River thanks to bill signed by Gov. Brown"

LA TIMES- "A cool way to honor the bridges that cross the L.A. River"

89.3 KPCC- "Want to create a park by the LA River? There's a guide for that"

THE EASTSIDER- "Frogtown’s LA River Boat Race Targets Beginners, Youth, Multisport Athletes in 2016"

KCET- "Beneath Our Feet: Water and Politics in Southeast L.A."

93.1 JACK FM- "10 Things You Didn’t Know About The L.A. River"

FORBES"Microlight Flights To Kayaking The LA River: 16 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angeles Right Now" 

NBC LOS ANGELES"LA River Fishing Derby: Sign Up Now" 

LA TIMES"French artist to spend two months 'excavating' L.A. River for 'Eat the River' project" 

WIRED"7 Cities Transforming their Rivers from Blights to Beauties" 

KCET"A Room for the Birds all Along the River" 

LA DAILY NEWS- "Clean up L.A. River once and for us all" 

LA TIMES"Los Angeles Times Ideas Exchange: Excerpt– Frank Gehry on the LA River Project and impact on community health" 

SMITHSONIAN"A New Installation Turns the L.A. River Into Art" 

KCET"Officer Bike Ride: Making Community-Oriented Policing a Reality" 

NY TIMES"‘Current: L.A.’ Brings New Art Projects to the City"


LA WEEKLY"A New Project Lets Viewers Explore All 51 Miles of the L.A. River in 51 Minutes" 

PLANET EXPERTS"Frank Gehry Reimagines the LA River and Its Drought-Stricken City" 

THE REAL DEAL"City Council votes in favor of billion-dollar LA River restoration plan" 

LAIST"A Plan To Remake The L.A. River Was Approved This Week" 

CURBED LA"11-Mile Makeover of the LA River is Moving Right Along" 

LA TIMES"Can Frank Gehry and a coalition of advocates bring the L.A. River back to life?" 

LAIST- "Everything You Always Wanted To Know About The L.A. River, All On One Site

KCRW"The Index: Gehry’s Deep Dive into the LA River" 

CURBED LA"Watch Frank Gehry Explain What He's Learning About the LA River" 

LA DAILY NEWS"How to ride the entire Los Angeles River" 

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RADIO"Grab your kayak: The LA River is open for the summer" 

NBC SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA"Paddle the LA River: Tickets Available Now" 

NBC SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA"New PSA Gives Bird's-Eye View of LA River as Recreational Site" 

CURBED LA"Watch: All the Fun Stuff You Can Do on the LA River This Summer" 

LA TIMES- "River LA to hold first public listening session today in South Gate

ARCHINECT- "Before the masterplan gets underway, artists turn the LA River into their gallery

LA WEEKLY"Two Artists Have Spent Eight Years Sculpting the People of the L.A. River Valley"  

LA DAILY NEWS"LA River advocates back Garcetti’s proposed $60 million land purchase" 

CBS LOS ANGELES- "Long Beach Announces Ambitious Plan To Clean Up LA River, Stem Pollution On The Beach

LONG BEACH POST"Long Beach and CalTrans Enter Into Agreement for LA River Water Treatment Project" 

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM- "Long Beach council approves plans for new soccer field along LA River

KCET"Today is a Good Day: Three Ways to Enjoy the L.A. River" 

HUFFINGTON POST- "The LA River as Community Infrastructure

ABC NEWS"Los Angeles to Host 1st Public Art Biennial at LA River" 

NEW YORK MAGAZINE- "A Guide to Los Angeles’s Wildly Inventive New Architecture

CALIFORNIA NATURAL RESOURCES"Secretary Laird Appoints Members to Help Draft Revitalization Plan for the Lower Los Angeles River" 

LA REVIEW OF BOOKS"Just Subtract Water: The Los Angeles River and a Robert Moses with the Soul of a Jane Jacobs" 

AMPERSAND"Currents, Chapter Three: Finding a Middle Ground" 

KCET"Mayor Garcetti and U.S. Army Corps Announce Significant Milestone for LA River" 

CBS"Los Angeles River Getting a Makeover, Thanks to Frank Gehry" 

LA TIMES"State to Pitch in $25 Million for 'Crown Jewel' of L.A. River Restoration" 

VERDEX CHANGE"Gehry a Welcome Addition to River Revitalization" 

LA DAILY NEWS"Frank Gehry Headwaters for a New L.A. River" 

MSN"LA River Revitalization Continues With Famous Architect on Board" 

LA TIMES"A Linear Central Park: Frank Gehry's Plan for L.A. River Takes Shape" 

LAIST"Video: Frank Gehry Describes His Vision for the L.A. River" 

CURBED LA"8 News Things We Learned Today About Frank Gehry's Big Plans For Making Over the River" 

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM"Long Beach Council Wants Update to LA River Plans" 

ARTNEWS"Frank Gehry is Redesigning the Los Angeles River Basin Waterway" 

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM"Frank Gehry and a Tale of Two Los Angeles Rivers" 

THE ARCHITECTS' JOURNAL"Gehry to Masterplan LA River Regeneration" 

BUSINESS INSIDER"Renowned Architect Frank Gehry Working on LA River Plan" 

LONG BEACH POST"Mayor Garcia to Request Major Update to Long Beach Plan for LA River, Including Frank Gehry's Involvement" 

GIZMODO"Frank Gehry Wants to Preserve the LA River's Infamous Concrete Walls" 

KCET DEPARTURES"L.A. Urban Rangers Lead Sixth Street Bridge Exploration" 

SUSTAINABLE CITIES COLLECTIVEFive Cities with Top Game-Changing Sustainability and Resilience Projects   

ARCH NEWSPAPERUrban Agriculture Study Proposes Farming Near Downtown Los Angeles  

NEXT CITYDesigns Give Glimpse of Future Los Angeles as a Farm City  

TRIPLE PUNDITStudy Proposes Massive Urban Agriculture Complex in Los Angeles   

 DAILY TROJAN"Panelists Discuss Renovation of Los Angeles River" 

CURBED LA"The Real Plan to Turn a Huge Swath of Northeast LA and Chinatown Into a Farm"    

LA FOODIE"LA River Dining at Dusk"  

THE NICKEL PRESS- "Lets Talk River

MY BURBANK-  "Los Angeles River Grows Interest, Awareness" 

DAILY NEWS"Making LA Conference Designs Better Wetter City"  

NEWCO LA"NewCo Founder Brian Monahans's Top picks for NEWCo LA"  

EATING LADinner on the River and Plans for a Cafe Someday  

LA TIMES"Army Corps to Recommend $1-billion L.A. River Project" 

LA TIMES - "Golden Road Brewing debuts new 2020 IPA for a cause-the LA River

KABC-TV - "Ford's new F-150 sheds 700lbs, pitches in for LA River project

CURBED LA - "2013 Was The First Year Of The Rest Of The LA River's Life

LA TIMES - "Ambitious goal for L.A. River: Continuous 51-mile path by 2020

LA TIMES - "L.A. River advocates wait for watershed Army Corps study

CBS LOCAL - "Add Bike-in Movies to List of LA's Outdoor Activities

PURE WOW - "Revitalizing our River, One Party at a Time

CURBED LA - "The LA River Bike-in is One of the Top 12 Places to Watch an Outdoor Movie in LA this Summer

THE EDGE - "Interview with Omar Brownson on Social Enterprise

THE EASTSIDER LAInterview with Morton La Kretz: Proposed L.A. River bridge is supported by the ideals and wealth of a developer turned philanthropist 





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