South LA residents will now have a direct route for walking, running or biking through Baldwin Hills all the way to the beach. Per Urbanize LA, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved the construction of a new pedestrian bridge over La Cienega Boulevard. This is the final link in a planned 13-mile hiking trail that will link Baldwin Hills to the Pacific Ocean. To read the full article, click here.
The new bridge will link the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook and Stoneview Nature Center with Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. The full Park to Playa project, which will be complete in 2020, also includes the construction of new trails, landscaping, security fencing, and signage.