Post Tagged with: "U.S. Army Corps of Engineers"

Army Corps of Engineers approves river plans

06/06/2014 4:44 pm0 comments
A group of kayakers paddles down the Los Angeles River Saturday, two days after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers backed city officials’ plans to restore an 11-mile stretch of the river to its original natural habitat.

Photo by Gary McCarthy

  From Wave Staff and Wire Reports Mayor Eric Garcetti and representatives of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced last week that the corps will urge Congress to approve a $1 billion plan to restore parts of the Los Angeles River, as advocated by local leaders. “We saw a [...]

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LA River Restoration

05/27/2014 1:06 pm0 comments
If you come down to the River Bet you're gonna some people who live.

Photos by Gary McCarthy

  LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Supported by Democrat Barbara Boxer, California’s junior senator, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is trying to prevail on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to approve a $1 billion plan to restore Los Angeles River habitat — more than twice the amount recommended by the [...]

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