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Steering Committee Meeting #2 - June 2018

At the second meeting, Steering Committee members provided initial input on the draft mission, vision, and goals for the Master Plan Update, which reflect input from the first meeting and build off the existing 1996 Master Plan statements. With request for assistance in identifying gaps, the project team then presented highlights from their extensive inventory of watershed and hydrology; ecology and habitat; climate and resiliency; community, parks, and access; and social equity. Community members used input opportunities to comment on the draft vision and goals, committee composition, and data gaps.

Video #2 | Los Angeles River Master Plan

The LA River Stories project is a series video recorded interviews that capture people’s experiences with the Los Angeles River today as well as their hopes for it in the future. Unlike a general survey, these interviews are unscripted so as to create a more comprehensive account of the interviewee’s unique perspective from their perspective. The River Stories project is a series video recorded interviews that capture people’s experiences with the Los Angeles River today as well as their hopes for it in the future. Unlike a general survey, these interviews are unscripted so as to create a more comprehensive account of the interviewee’s unique perspective from their perspective.

Video #1 | Los Angeles River Master Plan

The LA River Stories project is a series video recorded interviews that capture people’s experiences with the Los Angeles River today as well as their hopes for it in the future. Unlike a general survey, these interviews are unscripted so as to create a more comprehensive account of the interviewee’s unique perspective from their perspective. The River Stories project is a series video recorded interviews that capture people’s experiences with the Los Angeles River today as well as their hopes for it in the future. Unlike a general survey, these interviews are unscripted so as to create a more comprehensive account of the interviewee’s unique perspective from their perspective.

Steering Committee Meeting #1 - April 2018

County Board of Supervisor Hilda Solis launched the first meeting by welcoming the Steering Committee and highlighting the exciting potential for integrating the many planning and projects in the river corridor. Steering Committee members then introduced themselves and talked about their reasons for participating. Next, the team explained the Steering Committee charge and protocols, the meeting road map, and the use of the water, people, and environment subcommittees for expanded discussion.The team then overviewed the framework for the Master Plan Update, including flood risk, water quality, and water supply; environment and open space; and public health and equity. Steering Committee members contributed initial input on planning issues, priorities, and challenges for consideration by the team. Community members in attendance also provided input, and some participated in the public comment portion.