Photo: AAA of Southern California, USC Digital Archives, 1961. 2 & 5 Freeway construction dramatically changed the landscape of the neighborhood. (Click on photo to enlarge.)
Cal Trans & the MTA released the environmental review for the 2 Freeway Terminus Redesign. There are two community workshops and a public hearing in June 2009.
In the fall of 2008, we explored the history of our neighborhood surrounding the 2 Freeway through photos collected primarily from neighbors. If you have photos of the neighborhood prior to, or during construction of the area freeways, please share them with us: firstname.lastname@example.org.
*This post was originally published May 20, 2009. Due the recent tanker fire at the 2 & 5 Freeway Interchange, we thought it was a good time to stroll through our archives.
Click here for all our 2 Freeway History posts.