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Proposed I-110 Flyover Structure and St. John's Cathedral. Rendering by Caltrans District 7

I-110 Flyover

A proposal to address traffic in University Park could have irreversible impacts on St. John's Cathedral and the surrounding neighborhood.
Photo by Jessica Hodgdon/L.A. Conservancy

Lankershim Depot

The Conservancy has long advocated for the restoration of the Lankershim Train Depot building, now the depot's integrity is threatened by redevelopment.
The Black Cat in Silver Lake. Photo by Laura Dominguez/L.A. Conservancy

LGBTQ Heritage

Despite efforts to document LGBTQ heritage in Greater Los Angeles, a number of significant historic sites are currently at risk.
Maycrest Bungalows, 2013. Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Maycrest Bungalows

The future of El Sereno's historic Maycrest Bungalows is uncertain, as Caltrans announces its intention to sell surplus properties in the area.
Photo from L.A. Conservancy archives

Michael White Adobe

The Michael White Adobe was listed in the National Register on September 30, 2014.
Photo by Hunter Kerhart

Norms La Cienega Coffee Shop

L.A. City Council voted unanimously to designate Norms La Cienega as an Historic-Cultural Monument (HCM) in May 2015.
Photo by Jean Frost/West Adams Heritage Association

Pierce Brothers Mortuary

Two independent fires have severely damaged the 1924 Pierce Brothers Mortuary, which is a designated Historic-Cultural Monument (HCM).
Photo by Joel H. Mark/West Hollywood Preservation Alliance

Plummer Park, Great Hall/Long Hall

West Hollywood has restarted the design review process for Plummer Park after plans were put on hold in 2014.
Period photo courtesy Helena Arahuete.

Saving the 1970s

Buildings constructed in the 1970s are approaching the fifty-year mark, an important benchmark in preservation.
Photo by Erik Van Breene / L.A. Conservancy

West Los Angeles Civic Center

SurveyLA identified West Los Angeles Civic Center Historic District is currently threatened by City and County redevelopment