LOS ANGELES CONSERVANCY
The Los Angeles Conservancy is a nonprofit membership organization that works through education and advocacy to recognize, preserve, and revitalize the historic architectural and cultural resources of Los Angeles County. Every Saturday the Conservancy conducts a MODREN SKYLINE TOUR which meets in the center of Pershing Square Park. The tour begins with Pershing Square and continues discovering public art and plazas, and learns how city centers evolve in this fascinating journey through downtown LA. For more information on the LA Conservancy please call Office: (213) 623-2489 or visit their website here.
PERSHING SQUARE PARK ADVISORY BOARD
Park Advisory Boards and their members are essential to the overall operation of Pershing Square. The partnership between staff and community is of primary importance in identifying and meeting the recreational needs of the community. The Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks vision is to provide diverse and beautiful recreation facilities, and innovative leadership for the universal enjoyment of our residents and visitors. Park Advisory Boards enable The Recreation Department to work together to make facilities safe, clean and hospitable. The Park Advisory Board is a champion at securing Grants and Donations for Pershing Square and sponsors many of the venue’s programs including the new Children’s Play Area, The Downtown Stage summer concert series and the Art Squared Gallery. Park Advisory Board meetings are scheduled at 8:30 am in the Pershing Square Community room. Following are the 2016 meeting dates: February10, May 13, August 10 and November 9. For more information on attending a meeting or becoming a Park Advisory Board member please call 213-847-4970.
PERSHING SQUARE RENEW:
Pershing Square Renew, Inc. is a partnership with Councilmember Jose Huizar and the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks. It is a non-profit collaboration between government, community, and business leaders in Downtown LA, all dedicated to supporting and facilitating Pershing Square’s revitalization. RENEW wants to make sure that Pershing Square is an authentic reflection of Downtown LA’s thriving renaissance by creating a world-class public space for those who live in, work in, visit, and love DTLA. For more information on RENEW please contact RENEW Executive Director Eduardo Santana or view their website here.