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Inglewood school completes sound-insulation project

INGLEWOOD — Officials with Los Angeles World Airports and the Inglewood Unified School District have announced that sound-insulating features were installed at Beulah Payne Elementary School, just in time for the first week of classes. The sound-insulation project included classrooms, administrative buildings and the school’s multi-purpose auditorium. “Los Angeles World Airports is pleased to fulfill Read More…

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Inglewood spent soundproof funds far from airport

INGLEWOOD — The city of Inglewood spent millions of dollars in public funds to soundproof middle-class areas of the city while bypassing one of the poorest neighborhoods, where the roar from the Los Angeles International Airport flight path is loudest, according to a Los Angeles Times data analysis. Over the last several decades, the Federal Read More…

Culver City Edition

Culver City sues FAA over new air traffic plan

CULVER CITY — The city has announced its intent to sue the Federal Aviation Administration over the agency’s plan to refigure air traffic over Southern California. The Southern California Metroplex project aims to upgrade decades-old air traffic procedures in ways the FAA contends will reduce skyway congestion, carbon emissions and, in some cases, noise. At Read More…