Trash Press Conference - Wednesday 9am - Confirmed
- Tomorrow's Press Conference has been confirmed - Directions (including parking) below.
(Sorry for the late confimation - most folks received a 'save the date' message last week - the final confirmation that this is a go came after 5pm today - so I hope this reaches some folks in time)
LA River Trash TMDL Settlement!
What: Press Conference To Announce Settlement of LA River Trash TMDL Lawsuit
When: Wednesday, September 3, 2003 9-10 am
Where: LA River/Arroyo Seco Confluence (Ramp), Cypress Park. (directions below)
Who: (invited) Los Angeles City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo; Los Angeles City Councilmembers Reyes, Garcetti, LaBonge and Weiss; representatives from: Los Angeles County, Regional Water Quality Control Board, City and County staff; Santa Monica Baykeeper; Heal the Bay and other community organizations. Press Event organized by the City Attorney's Office.
DIRECTIONS: Thomas Guide page 594, grid J-7
Press Conference will take place on the ramp on the south/west side of San Fernando Road, adjacent to the Pasadena Freeway. LOOK FOR SIGNS.
PARKING: Parking for the Press Conference is one block north of the site at the corner of San Fernando Road and North Figueroa (vacant lot adjacent to Home Depot parking lot). Entrance is on San Fernando Road just north/west of Figueroa.
BY CAR: Site is very near the intersection of the 5 and the 110 Freeways. From the 110 Freeway, exit North Figueroa/Avenue 26 (from northbound 110: exit is immediately after the 5 Freeway on the LEFT). Go north/west on Avenue 26. Turn left on San Fernando Road. Keep left and turn left where San Fernando Road veers to the left. Parking lot is on the left, entry just before Figueroa.
From the Parking lot, walk across San Fernando, turn left and walk one block. Enter the ramp on your right.