Herald American

Downey OKs plans for former car dealerships

DOWNEY — Commercial projects at two adjacent locations previously occupied by automobile dealerships are going forward after approval by the Planning Commission. They are an 18,144-square-foot building at the Commons, 9516 Lakewood Blvd.; and partial demolition of an existing building and construction of a 3,011-square-foot retail building at Downey Crossroads, 9515 Lakewood Blvd. Senior Planner Read More…

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Roybal-Allard honors winners of district art contest

Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard, D-Commerce, has announced the 40th Congressional District Student Art winners for 2015. It is the 22nd straight year Roybal-Allard has conducted the event, a spokesperson said. First place winner is Downey High School senior Justine Muñoz’s entry, “Rebirth.” She created her art work with colored pencils, and says it is based on Read More…