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More Companies Relocating to Downtown LA

More Companies Relocating to Downtown LA

In yet another sign of Downtown LA’s ongoing resurgence, companies once apt to locate their regional headquarters in outlying satellite cities are moving back to the city center. Attracted by new amenities and entertainment options in the area not to … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Brigham Yen Appointed to Pasadena Transportation Advisory Commission

Brigham Yen Appointed to Pasadena Transportation Advisory Commission

Today was a great day for me as a transit advocate. I was formally appointed onto the 9-member Transportation Advisory Commission (TAC) for the City of Pasadena. (See me taking oath in the picture above.) Councilwoman Jacque Robinson (District 1) … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

The Met Apartments Get New Paint Job in Downtown LA

The Met Apartments Get New Paint Job in Downtown LA

The Met in South Park–a 14-story apartment high-rise built in 1989 and owned by Forest City–is finally getting a very welcomed new paint job after sitting many years of having been painted from a previous time with a tacky combination … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Buzz Wine Beer Shop Now Open in Downtown LA

Buzz Wine Beer Shop Now Open in Downtown LA

Buzz Wine Beer Shop will have its grand opening tomorrow (Monday, June 27), located at 5th/Spring in the heart of the Historic Core in Downtown Los Angeles. According to their website, Buzz will carry “4,000 bottles of the World’s most … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

More Frequent Gold Line Service Starting Monday, June 27, 2011 (Downtown LA ↔ Pasadena)

More Frequent Gold Line Service Starting Monday, June 27, 2011 (Downtown LA ↔ Pasadena)

Great news for those who commute to Downtown Los Angeles and beyond using the Gold Line. According to The Source Metro (L.A. MTA’s official transit blog), starting Monday, June 27, 2011, more trains will be added to service the growing … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

LAX Getting LA-Based Restaurants in Updated Terminals

LAX Getting LA-Based Restaurants in Updated Terminals

Just a few days ago, I wrote about LAX getting a major face-lift by adding a brand new international terminal and an exciting new rail connection coming within the next few years. The good news doesn’t stop there as new … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Construction Update on LAX Tom Bradley International Terminal Expansion

Construction Update on LAX Tom Bradley International Terminal Expansion

LAX acts like the main gateway for millions of people who fly into Los Angeles annually. For the 6th busiest airport in the entire world (yes, out of thousands of airports in the world, we are #6), it’s a common … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Adding Flowers to the Historic Core in Downtown Los Angeles

Adding Flowers to the Historic Core in Downtown Los Angeles

It’s the little things that make an area feel like a neighborhood with a sense of community. I took these pictures (more below) of the flowers and other plants that are now seen throughout the Historic Core in Downtown Los … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Adding Flowers to the Historic Core in Downtown LA

Adding Flowers to the Historic Core in Downtown LA

It’s the little things that make an area feel like a neighborhood with a sense of community. I took these pictures (more below) of the flowers and other plants that are now seen throughout the Historic Core in Downtown LA. … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Pattern Bar Coming to the Fashion District in Downtown LA

Pattern Bar Coming to the Fashion District in Downtown LA

A new bar aptly named Pattern Bar is coming to the Fashion District in Downtown LA that is helping to push the momentum south and expand the areas of what is acceptable and viable for Downtown LA development. Pattern Bar, … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen