More news on what's happening at the Echo Park Lake Rehabilitation and around Echo Park
Echo Park: Greatest Neighborhood in Los Angeles, Which Has 87 of Them
Echo Park is, depending on your point of view: the poor man's Silver Lake, the rich man's Highland Park, the Williamsburg of the West Coast, a 40,455-person working-class burg full of diversity and a wee bit of gang violence. Or, it's that strange little neighborhood you drive through getting to Dodger Stadium. Continue reading on the LAWeekly site:
Unbeknownst to anyone, they have chopped down 2 large Ficus Trees alongside the Walgreen's. These were at a bust stop and provided shade for bus riders, now there is none.
it looked like,
and below, without the trees.
Full article at TheEastsiderLA.com:
Black netting has been draped over the wetlands being incorporated into the lake to stop the birds from eating the plants before they grow.
The Lotus are returning to Echo Park Lake: http://www.theeastsiderla.com/2013/02/the-lotus-return-to-echo-park-lake/