Cedillo to Celebrate Lincoln Park Pool Groundbreaking

Cedillo to Celebrate Lincoln Park Pool Groundbreaking

November 4, 2016

Cedillo to Celebrate Lincoln Park Pool Groundbreaking
Reactivates a pool that has been closed for 20 years at Lincoln Park

Los Angeles—Councilmember Cedillo continues to improve public parks in Council District 1 with the reactivation of the Lincoln Park Pool. Cedillo’s office pulled together an intergovernmental effort between the Federal, County and City offices to make this project possible. The total funding cost for this project is approximately $10,534,098 (Federal Land and Water Conservation Fund =$1,927,798, Federal Community Development Block Grant 40th Program Year Funds=$2,870,348, LA County Prop A Funds=$600,000, LA City Capital Improvement Expenditure Program General Fund=$2,207,495, Municipal Improvements Corporation of Los Angeles 2014-2015 Budget Funds=$1,800,000, City Prop K (Fiscal Year 15-16) Competitive Grant Funds=$888,221, Local Quimby Funds=$240,236).

The improvements include demolishing existing swimming pool and bathhouse, constructing a new 9,000 sq. ft. swimming pool, with upgraded pump system, decorative pool decking, perimeter wall fencing, children water play features, landscaping, and irrigation. The new pool will provide youth and adult swimming classes, as well as water play and recreational swimming.

WHAT: Lincoln Park Pool Groundbreaking

WHO: Councilmember Gil Cedillo, 1st Council District
Congressman Xavier Becerra, 34th Congressional District
Supervisor Hilda Solis, 1st Supervisorial District
Commissioner Sylvia Patsaouras, Board of Recreation and Parks
Commissioner Heather Reppening, Board of Public Works
Gary Lee Moore, Bureau of Engineering
(MC) Mike Shull, Department of Recreation and Parks

WHEN: Monday, November 7th at 10:00 AM

WHERE: 3501 Valley Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90031

Councilmember Gil Cedillo currently represents the 1st Council District, which includes all or parts of the neighborhoods of Glassell Park, Cypress Park, Highland Park, Mt. Washington, Solano Canyon, Sycamore Grove, Elysian Park, Echo Park, Westlake, Angelino Heights, Temple Beaudry, Lafayette Park, Chinatown, Forgotten Edge, Lincoln Heights, Montecito Heights, Pico Union, Adams-Normandie, University Park, Mid Cities and Mac Arthur Park.


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