FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 21, 2015
WHAT: Sidewalk Repair Unveiling
WHO: Councilmember Gil Cedillo, Council District 1; Bureau of Engineering
WHEN: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Lincoln Heights Senior Center
2323 Workman Street, Los Angeles, CA 90031
WHY: Councilmember Cedillo and the Bureau of Engineering will unveil the latest sidewalk repair in Council District 1, to benefit seniors and patrons of the Lincoln Heights Senior Center. A total of $9.1 million dollars was included in the FY 2015-2016 budget for sidewalk repairs adjacent to City owned facilities. Council District 1 has identified projects in its district totaling approximately $1.6 million alone.
This investment in sidewalk repair aims to reduce the safety hazards that have resulted from overgrown tree roots, buckled sidewalks, and uneven pavement.