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A Peek at Placing a Park Over the 101 Freeway in Downtown L.A.

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There are already visions of doing it in Hollywood, Santa Monica and Ventura. And Seattle has already done it. But since 2008, thanks to a group of interns and the support of Caltrans and other agencies, there's also a vision to cap a freeway, placing a park above, in downtown Los Angeles.

Today, before the Downtown Art Walk goes into full swing, planners will be showing off that vision to the public in a community meeting and open house. Park 101 District is just a vision right now, but one with extremely detailed plans that could give it a boost once cleared and funded.