Los Angeles Tops EPA Cities For ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings

Business Facilities

District of Columbia, Atlanta, San Francisco, and Dallas round out top five, cutting energy costs while increasing efficiency, reducing emissions.

Los Angeles’ Tower Theater Becomes New Apple Store

The Constructor

Apple opened its newest store inside a historic tower theatre in Los Angeles, US. The store, known as the Apple Tower Theatre, is designed by Foster.

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Los Angeles commits to carbon-free city buildings

BD+C

The City of Los Angeles committed to making all new or substantially rehabilitated buildings owned by the city to be carbon free

Los Angeles development booming

Construction Dive

Luxury residential projects lead a building spree that has 4 million square feet of new commercial construction remaking the city's downtown

Suffolk launches Smart Lab in Los Angeles

BD+C

Inspired by the lagging productivity and efficiencies in the construction industry, Suffolk recently launched its most recent Smart Lab location in Los Angeles

H&E Opens Los Angeles Dealership

Construction Equipment

H&E Equipment Services opened a branch in Sun Valley, California, to serve the Los Angeles market. The branch occupies four acres and includes a 15,000-square-foot facility, fully fenced yard area, offices, parts warehouse, and a repair shop with five service bays. The branch specializes in

City-owned buildings to go carbon-free in Los Angeles

BD+C

An executive directive by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti commits the city to constructing 100% carbon-free buildings and to use less carbon-intensive building materials.

Los Angeles: Home of the Single-Family Streetscape

Pro Builder

Los Angeles: Home of the Single-Family Streetscape. ldeakins. Mon, 08/22/2022 - 11:00. is a mecca of owner-occupied single-family homes, some dating back to the gilded architecture of Old Hollywood.

'Ribbon of Light' Begins to Unfurl in Los Angeles

ENR Construction

The city’s largest infrastructure project connects downtown with East Los Angeles

Suffolk launches Smart Lab in Los Angeles

BD+C

Inspired by the lagging productivity and efficiencies in the construction industry, Suffolk recently launched its most recent Smart Lab location, in Los Angeles

$1.2B Los Angeles arena, hotel expansion proposed

Construction Dive

Los Angeles reportedly loses out on $1 billion a year because of its outdated convention facilities

Affordable mixed-use housing complex completes in South Los Angeles

BD+C

A new 74-unit, mixed-use affordable housing development for families has recently completed at the southwest corner of Central Avenue and Jefferson Boulevard in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles ties Seattle for most cranes in Q2 2019

Construction Dive

This is the first time in more than three years that Seattle has not been RLB's sole No. 1 for crane counts in the U.S.

$60M Porsche Experience Center Opens In Los Angeles

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Los Angeles' 6th Street Viaduct Aims To Connect Communities

ENR Construction

A dramatic new bridge to replace a historical span nears completion

$453M mixed-use P3 project kicks off in Los Angeles

Construction Dive

The transit-oriented mixed-use project, which will include housing, retail, office and community space, is being carried out as a public-private partnership with Los Angeles County and other local agencies

Board Approves Ambitious Plan to Revitalize the Los Angeles River

ENR Construction

Concerns remain about the plan's environmental and community impacts

The $1 Billion Grand LA Tops-Out in Downtown Los Angeles

ENR Construction

The Grand, the Frank Gehry project in downtown Los Angeles, topped out

A Los Angeles design firm reimagines urban workplaces, multifamily buildings, and warehouses

BD+C

The Los Angeles-based design firm Omgivning has released three white papers that propose new ways, post-COVID 19 pandemic, of looking at workplaces, multifamily, and urban reprogramming.

Los Angeles has the largest hotel construction pipeline in the United States

BD+C

In the most recent Lodging Econometrics (LE) Construction Pipeline Trend report on Los Angeles, LE states that Los Angeles has a total of 168 projects/28,501 rooms in the construction pipeline, the largest pipeline of any market in the U.S.

3 top contractors compete to build Los Angeles Clippers arena

Construction Dive

The NBA franchise is reportedly deciding between three teams to manage the project — AECOM-Turner, Mortenson-Clark and PCL Construction

JOB ORDER CONTRACT Legal Issue – LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT, v. TORRES CONSTRUCTION CORP. et al.,

Job Order Contracting

LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT (LAUSD filed a complaint against an awarded JOC contractor for breach of contract concerning cafeteria renovations. The post JOB ORDER CONTRACT Legal Issue – LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT, v. LAUSD JOC Program.

London, Los Angeles, New York Top Cities For Global Real Estate Investment

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Los Angeles County issues design guidelines for extending PreK-12 learning to the outdoors

BD+C

As school children have returned to classrooms, school districts are rethinking how outdoor spaces can support the safe return of in-person instruction and lower the risk of virus transmission

Los Angeles appoints its first chief design officer

BD+C

Christopher Hawthorne, formerly an architecture critic for the Los Angeles Times, was named Los Angeles’s first chief design officer by Mayor Eric Garcetti. Hawthorne is responsible for enhancing “the quality of civic architecture and urban design” citywide. He is one of the first to assume the title of “chief design officer” in a U.S.

California City Scoop: Construction Starts in Los Angeles

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2021 construction starts in the Los Angeles area

ACE Mentor Los Angeles Founder Terry Dooley Dies at Age 90

ENR Construction

Terry Dooley, founder of the ACE Mentor Program affiliate in Los Angeles, died Sept. Construction veteran and civil engineer C. 27 at age 90

Los Angeles Addresses Homelessness with Tiny Home Village Project

Pro Builder

Los Angeles Addresses Homelessness with Tiny Home Village Project. As a direct response to the city’s fast growing homeless population, Los Angeles opened the doors to its first pilot interim housing project last week, the Chandler Boulevard Bridge Home Village.

Los Angeles officials green light contentious $1B mixed-use project

Construction Dive

The city's planning commission approved the Crossroads Hollywood project, which would create 2,500 construction jobs, despite feedback from activist groups claiming it would negatively impact the neighborhood

Los Angeles Job Creation And Business Retention Program Marks Milestone

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City Scoop Los Angeles, February 2022

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Rich data from Dodge Data & Analytics

EPA WIFIA Funds Will Help Finance a Water Recycling Project in Los Angeles

ENR Construction

Los Angeles will receive a loan of $224 million towards a $458-million advanced water purification facility.

California City Scoop: Construction Starts in Los Angeles

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2020 construction starts in the Los Angeles area

Deregulation for denser development in Los Angeles moves forward

BD+C

Los Angeles is moving ahead with a plan to rewrite development rules so that denser development can take place near transit stations. Los Angeles City Council's Planning and Land Use Management Committee recently approved the Expo Corridor Transit Neighborhood Plan. This would allow more housing, retail, and office space near five transit stations

Plan advances in Los Angeles for Climate Emergency Mobilization Department

BD+C

The Los Angeles City Council recently approved on a 13-0 vote to move forward with a plan to establish a Climate Emergency Mobilization Department

Los Angeles voters approve billions to tackle traffic and homelessness

BD+C

It’s likely that Los Angeles voters approved two ballot questions that would earmark billions to address traffic tie-ups and homelessness, the Los Angeles Times reported

Ambitious Plan to Revitalize Los Angeles River Is Approved

ENR Construction

Concerns remain about the plan's environmental and community impacts

Los Angeles Wastewater Tunnel Project Receives $441M EPA Loan

ENR Construction

The clearwater project calls for construction of a 7-mile-long tunnel to prevent sewage from overflowing into waterways

Worker Killed at Los Angeles Water Plant

ENR Construction

A man fell to his death at the Hyperion Water Reclamation Plant in Playa del Rey, Calif.; circumstance remains unclear

FIFA World Cup 2026 To Boost Economy Across 16 Host Cities

Business Facilities

The 16 Host Cities picked for FIFA World Cup 2026 were selected based on transportation, human rights, stadium infrastructure, fan fest locations and training sites.