With a record turn-out under cool and comfortable clouds, our 20th Annual Public Safety Appreciation BBQ fundraiser was a great success. We packed the Bank of America Plaza with our friends and neighbors in law enforcement, serving over 1,200 heaping plates of delicious BBQ and dessert. The big crowd enjoyed live music from local rock-n-roll favorites, JetStream, and give-aways from local businesses.
On Wednesday, July 10th, over 1,300 Downtown LA residents, workers, and their canine friends gathered on the plaza at FIGat7th to celebrate the DCBID's 13th Annual Dog Day and to share an evening of mingling, music, and more. This annual event began at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels as a way to help introduce neighbors, build community and to bring life to our streets.
Long-time Angelenos, young families, bold artists, and savvy professionals from around the world are flocking to Downtown LA for its culture, convenience, and community.
Over the past five years, DTLA has welcomed over 30 new residential properties and more than 20,000 new people who are now calling DTLA "home." It is one of the hottest areas of residential growth in the region and shows no signs of slowing. The streets are alive with foot traffic, restaurants are busy, rooftop bars are packed, and new businesses are opening across all the neighborhoods.
Living in Downtown LA is officially a "thing."
Hacking the Highrise is about how DTLA's office towers are being reimagined for a new era of city living and a new generation of tenants.
We're looking inside, outside and all around: office spaces, common areas, infrastructure, technology, amenities, social activity, and cultural programming that connects people and companies within their buildings and to the surrounding neighborhoods.