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Everybody Walks in LA! Figueroa Street Plan Hits a Roadblock

Jack Skelley | Posted 04.06.2014 | Los Angeles
Jack Skelley

LA is at a crossroads symbolized by My Figueroa: Will our streets continue to be ruled by cars -- with the danger, delays and dismal livability that come with that -- or will they serve the 100 percent of us who walk?

Bad News For LA's Football Fans

San Bernardino County Sun, Calif. | Dakota Smith | Posted 03.04.2013 | Los Angeles

With a six-week window opening today for NFL teams to apply for a move to Los Angeles, no franchise has yet to indicate serious interest in relocating...

WATCH: Villaraigosa On Walmart, Football And The Zoo

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 12.07.2012 | Los Angeles

Antonio Villaraigosa appeared on HuffPost Live Thursday to talk about a variety of hot topics in LA that include Walmart, marijuana, taxes, the zoo an...

City Council To Make Major Decision About Farmers Field

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 11.28.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles took a major step Friday toward building a downtown stadium to lure an NFL team back to the nation's second most popul...

'I'm The Mayor. I Knew. I'm The Mayor, & I Knew ... I'm The Mayor & I Knew.'

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.20.2012 | Los Angeles

Just as Angelenos seemed to be calming down about Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG)'s controversial construction of an NFL stadium downtown, the ente...

The Public Should Have an Additional 45 Days to Review AEG's Stadium EIR

Kevin James | Posted 05.15.2012 | Los Angeles
Kevin James

Residents are only being allowed 45 days -- just over six weeks -- to review what AEG claims to be the most "thorough environmental impact report in history."

WATCH: View Farmers Field From The Sky

Posted 05.08.2012 | Los Angeles

New to the Farmers Field site is a "fly-through" video of of the proposed football stadium and convention center in downtown LA. The short film, wh...

How Does 'Los Angeles Vikings' Sound To You?

AP | BRIAN BAKST and JON KRAWCZYNSKI | Posted 06.20.2012 | Los Angeles

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A Minnesota Senate committee narrowly approved a public subsidy on Friday to help the Vikings build a new football stadium, re...

PHOTOS: New Renderings Of Farmer's Field

Posted 04.19.2012 | Los Angeles

The latest renderings of the proposed Farmers Field football stadium and changes to the Convention Center and LA Live give us a closer look at what co...

Just How Green Will Farmers Field Be?

AP | ROBERT JABLON | Posted 06.05.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A group seeking to bring the NFL back to Los Angeles unveiled a massive environmental plan Thursday, laying out ways to deal with ...

Field of Dreams: Making Farmers Field Work for the People of Los Angeles

John Fitzgerald Keitel | Posted 04.23.2012 | Sports
John Fitzgerald Keitel

First off, just who are we expected to be rooting for, anyway? This whole conversation is moot if we don't get the right team, which means OUR team. The Chargers? Are you kidding me? The bolts are dolts. The Jaguars?

PHOTOS: Our Next Architectural Icon?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.03.2012 | Los Angeles

If you're a geek for architecture, these renderings of the new LA Convention Center, presented Thursday by architectural firm Populous, are like an ea...

Bring the Super Bowl Home

Austin Beutner | Posted 04.02.2012 | Los Angeles
Austin Beutner

I hope Indianapolis hosts a good game between the Giants and the Patriots. But I also hope the Super Bowl returns to L.A. for Super Bowl L in 2016.

Do-Over For Farmers Field Designs

Posted 11.16.2011 | Los Angeles

Farmers Field just got a makeover -- now all it needs is final approval and a football team. In an afternoon press conference on Tuesday, architec...

Bad Lawsuits Against Public Transit

Joel Epstein | Posted 11.29.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

Here's an important story that may not have made it onto The Daily Show yet. While it is only a matter of time before Streetsblog Los Angeles has the...

Gov. Brown Signs Stadium Bill, Touts Job Creation Potential

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 11.27.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The developer behind a $1.2 billion plan to build a football stadium in downtown Los Angeles got a key boost Tuesday with a law th...

The Farmers Field Saga: Hide and CEQA

John Mirisch | Posted 11.11.2011 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

But the question at hand is not whether the Farmers Field project is good; the question is much simpler: should we be granting California Environmental Equality Act exceptions or mitigations for individual projects?

Did AEG Exaggerate The Stadium's Tax Benefit To LA?

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 10.10.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — An annual Pac-12 championship. Boxing matches with consistent knock-out audience sizes. A Super Bowl-sized mega-event each year. ...

ONE DOWN

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 10.04.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles council committee voted Wednesday to endorse a tentative framework agreement with a private developer that wants to ...

Developer Promises Zero Risk For LA In Downtown Stadium

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 09.27.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — City negotiators on a deal to build an NFL stadium in downtown Los Angeles told council members Wednesday that they're convinced t...

LIVEBLOG: Public Hearing On Potential New NFL Stadium

thecitymaven.com | Posted 09.26.2011 | Los Angeles

Live Blog: Farmers Field Hearing...

Key Points From The First Draft On The Farmers Field Deal

2011-04-04-tcmhuffpo.jpg | Alice M. Walton | Posted 09.24.2011 | Los Angeles

Story courtesy of The City Maven. By Alice M. Walton The city of Los Angeles' negotiating team that is working with the Anschutz Entertainment ...

Key Points From The First Draft On The Farmers Field Deal

2011-04-04-tcmhuffpo.jpg | Alice M. Walton | Posted 09.24.2011 | Los Angeles

Story courtesy of The City Maven. By Alice M. Walton The city of Los Angeles' negotiating team that is working with the Anschutz Entertainment ...

Fine Print In AEG Proposal Gives Developer Access To Develop City Land

AP | By JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 06.18.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- A proposal to bring NFL football to downtown Los Angeles is not supposed to cost a public penny, but a little-noticed provision in a cu...

10 Recommendations For The Downtown NFL Stadium

Curbed LA | Posted 06.05.2011 | Los Angeles

As discussions with AEG about an NFL stadium in Los Angeles continue, we're starting to think this thing actually might happen! (If the NFL wants it t...