Historic Filipinotown, located between Echo Park and Koreatown, may get its own design district. The community is mixed about the idea. Activists say it will lead to gentrification, but some residents want to see the area become more pedestrian friendly.
Fires in Southern California have forced thousands of people to evacuate their homes. Author and designer Wade Graham says we are “enmeshed” in fire-prone landscapes and need to respond through smart design and policy.
Measure S promises to “Save Our Neighborhoods?” Could it stifle them? DnA spoke to experts on both sides of the initiative and found out what might be the real impacts on real projects if the measure passes.