Completed Projects: Highland Park Streetscape Improvement Project

Highland Park became a LANI neighborhood in 1994. An early suburb of Los Angeles, this community is fortunate to retain many historical and architecturally significant buildings, including the Southwest Museum and Lummis House. Highland Park is equally rich in pedestrian activity along Figueroa Street. However, the pedestrian experience was not altogether positive; decaying facades and infrastructure, and fear of crime drove many local residents to shop outside the area.

LANI worked with neighborhood stakeholders to create a comprehensive community work plan which outlined the projects that LANI would later implement: