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MRCA Urban Parklands

The Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority is the leader in providing innovative and inviting nature parks in urban areas of Southern California and one of the principal agencies working towards reviatlization of the Los Angeles River.


Featured Projects and Publications

Marsh Park

Elysian Valley Welcomes Park Expansion The Eastsider

Pacoima Wash Natural Park

New Pacoima Park Provides Open Space and Water Replenishment KCET
Pacoima Wash is Getting a Makeover Los Angeles Times

Vista Hermosa Natural Park

Vista Hermosa Park is an L.A. park like no otherLos Angeles Times
Vista Hermosa Park Opens DowntownLos Angeles Times
New Downtown Park Is a Triumph Los Angeles Downtown News


Augustus F. Hawkins Natural Park

The Wilds of South Central
Landscape Architecture Magazine

Los Angeles River Center and Gardens
River Garden Park


Abstract and Concrete Landscape Architecture Magazine

Tujunga Wash Greenway Restoration Project

Tujunga Wash Project Creates More Recreation Space While Saving Water Los Angeles Times

Compton Creek Trail and Bike Path

Compton Creek Natural Park at Washington Elementary
Compton Creek Natural Park opens on school campus L.A. Wave
Washington Elementary Students Head Off For Camp The Compton Bulletin

 


Los Angeles River Greenway

Egret Park

Elysian Valley Gateway Park

Rattlesnake Park

Oso Park

Steelhead Park

A Park a Day
LAist

Los Angeles River Center and Gardens
River Garden Park

Abstract and Concrete
Landscape Architecture Magazine

Richard Lillard Outdoor Classroom

Marsh Park

A Marriage of Recreation, Filtration
Associated Press

Confluence Plaza

Tujunga Wash Greenway Restoration Project


Park Brochure
MRCA

Tujunga Wash Project Creates More Recreation Space While Saving Water
Los Angeles Times
Tujunga Stream Restored Los Angeles Daily News
Chipping Concrete, Finding Water California Coast and Ocean

Ballona Creek Trail and Bike Path

Ballona Creek Trail and Bike Path Brochure
MRCA
New Park Opens Along Banks of Ballona Creek Los Angeles Wave

Vista Hermosa Natural Park

Vista Hermosa Park Brochure MRCA
Mitigating Past Inequities Landscape Architecture Magazine
City Readies a Beautiful Vista Los Angeles Downtown News
Roots of Learning Living Architecture Monitor
Vista Hermosa Park Opens Downtown Living Architecture Monitor
“New Downtown Park Is a Triumph”Los Angeles Downtown News

Elyria Canyon Park

Elyria Canyon Park
KCET Departures

Maywood Riverfront Park

Bosque del Rio Hondo

Alatorre-Eagle Rock Park

Augustus F. Hawkins Natural Park

The Wilds of South Central
Landscape Architecture Magazine

Julia Ross Asmus Neighborhood Park

Arroyo Seco Woodland and Wildlife Park

Photo credit (second image): Lamb Studio ©2008



 

 
George Lange, Chair
  Jerome C. Daniel , Vice-Chair
  Larry Peterson
  iJim Hasenauer
 
 
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