"New green space has been sorely needed in the Arts District for so long," Councilman José Huizar said at the park’s opening. "[A]nd for the community’s sake, I am pleased that this momentous day is finally here."

The park was designed by the City of LA's Bureau of Engineering Architectural Division, with JFAK, following community meetings and the delays after construction began.

Read more of this article by Elijah Chiland on Curbed LA.