L.A. councilman to turn ‘Grease’ drag racing site into river for kayaking and fishing

By The Christian Science Monitor
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 9:17 EDT
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L.A. Councilman Ed Reyes (Flickr user  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District)
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A river runs through it? Kayaking, fishing come to downtown Los Angeles. (via The Christian Science Monitor)

City Councilman Ed Reyes stands in front of the Los Angeles River in this 2003 photo. He has spearheaded an effort to reclaim parts of the river and turn them into recreational areas. (Robert Harbison/The Christian Science Monitor/File) The barren concrete sluice is best known as the location of the…

[L.A. Councilman Ed Reyes via Flickr user U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District]

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