The L.A. River Opens to the Public


los-angeles-river-2-story-topA 2.5 mile long section of the the Los Angeles River opens to the public this week, providing the opportunity for kayaking, canoeing, and other non-motorized boating. The river had been closed since the 1930s and was used as a flood control panel, and unofficially as a dumping ground for the fruits of violent crime. Finally, people with pulses and vital signs will be able to experience the Los Angeles River.

Read more at cnn.com

16 comments
Aria Taint
Aria Taint

Enjoy the broken glass and getting shot by gangsters on either side..

CURTIS307
CURTIS307

The LA river, letting homeless people clean up since 1935

Igglesphan
Igglesphan

 Oh nice - they destroyed the Owens Valley so some hipster LA douches can kayak....fuck Mullholland.....how many ranchers did that prick kill to get his water????? 

ecupirate
ecupirate

Where  can LA put all the Heroin needles now?

elephant_droid
elephant_droid

"Give them un kayak. Let dem touch it. Let dem have un kayak."

Smoky Mountain Cabin
Smoky Mountain Cabin

If you're interested, you can also free drive the Hudson River superfund.

RonsCigar
RonsCigar

LA River!

LA River, Sunday afternoon, LA River, Sunday afternoon!

Kayaking down your levee!

FLpro
FLpro

Guilty, and I forgot about that channel scene...Travolta was so dreamy back then :)