On January 18th, the Fashion District Business Improvement District, Council District 14, the Bureau, and the community celebrated the long anticipated groundbreaking for the $1.9M Fashion District Phase 2 project. The project, designed in-house by the Engineering Division, includes the repair of 25,000 sq. ft. of sidewalk, 26 new street trees, bus stop lighting and curb ramp upgrades along Los Angeles Street from Olympic Boulevard to 7th Street. The Bureau's Special Projects Division began the improvement project on January 23rd. The Bureau looks forward to enhancing the pedestrian-friendly nature of a continually improving downtown.