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Urgent Issues

Photo by Marcello Vavalà/L.A. Conservancy

Alpine Village

The County of Los Angeles Historical Landmarks and Records Commission voted to recommend landmark designation for Alpine Village on January 24.
Rancho Los Amigos and early dormitory structure. Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy.

Rancho Los Amigos

The County of Los Angeles calls for the demolition of the entire Rancho Los Amigos Historic District.
Photo by Marcello Vavala/L.A. Conservancy

Chili Bowl (West Los Angeles)

One of Los Angeles's oldest remaining examples of programmatic architecture is threatened with demolition. A Historic-Cultural Monument (HCM) nomination is currently pending.
International Institute of Los Angeles. Photo by Laura Dominguez.

International Institute of Los Angeles

Founded in 1914, the International Institute of Los Angeles aimed to help immigrant women adapt to life in the United States. The Cultural Heritage Commission (CHC) unanimously voted to take the Historic-Cultural Monument nomination under consideration on April 17, 2020.