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LAist: It's official: the Arts District has a park

LAist: It's official: the Arts District has a park

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Though it's only half an acre in size, the Los Angeles Arts District officially has its very first real park. As Curbed LA Reports, the park is located at the intersection of Fifth and Hewitt Streets, just across the street from that bastion of holistic artistic expression, Urth Caffe.

Amenities at the new park include children's play equipment, a shaded performance space, a mural wall, and some some grass and picnic tables. The park itself was designed by the City of LA's Bureau of Engineering Architectural Division, with JFAK. Click here to read more on LAist.com.

 
 
 

Curbed LA: The Arts District gets its first city park

Curbed LA: The Arts District gets its first city park

"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.