Category Archives: Colloquia

Colloquium IX – The Evolution of Industrial and Mixed Use in Downtown LA: Conflict of Mutual Accommodation?

Presented by the Los Angeles Region Planning History Group Saturday, October 5, 2013 Continental Breakfast and Registration:  9:00-9:30 a.m. Colloquium:  9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., including guided walking tour Location Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) 350 Merrick Street (between … Continue reading

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Colloquium VIII: The Use and Abuse of the Urban Block

Presented by the Los Angeles Region Planning History Group City of San Gabriel, City Hall Council Chambers 425 S. Mission Drive, San Gabriel, CA 91776 **PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF LOCATION** Saturday, June 29, 2013 The urban block is a critical … Continue reading

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Colloquium VII: Planning Los Angeles: Myths, Realties, and Lessons

Presented by the Los Angeles Region Planning History Group in cooperation with the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West Huntington Library and Garden, Friends’ Hall Saturday, April 28, 2012 Coffee and Pastries at 9:30 am Colloquium and Lunch from … Continue reading

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Colloquium VI: Los Angeles: Invented Spaces or Authentic Spaces

Presented by the Los Angeles Region Planning History Group in cooperation with the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West Date & Location Saturday, July 9, 2011, 9:30 am – 2:00 pm Huntington Library and Gardens Friends’ Hall Program The … Continue reading

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Colloquium V: Transportation Planning — Follow the Money

“Saturday Mornings at The Huntington” is a colloquium  series presented periodically by the Los Angeles Region Planning History Group in cooperation with the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West. Location & Date Saturday, June 19, 2010 The Huntington Library … Continue reading

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Colloquium IV: Learning From Los Angeles: L.A. Zoning Turns 100

Date & Location Saturday, March 27, 2010 The Huntington Library Program Although Los Angeles is frequently derided as an “unplanned” city, shaped largely by real estate speculation, the City of Los Angeles was actually a planning pioneer, crafting the nation’s … Continue reading

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