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Congratulatory Letter Request Guidelines and Form

Congratulatory Letter Request Guidelines Please read the criteria below before submitting the congratulatory request form.   Congratulatory Letters Congratulatory letters are issued by Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas to recognize organizations for their contributions to Los Angeles County. Congratulatory letters are issued to recognize milestone occasions of exceptional significance. Congratulatory letters are only issued […]

Honoring the Man who Broke Golf’s Color Barrier

The man who broke golf’s color barrier now has a street named after him in South Los Angeles – aptly, one that leads right into the Chester Washington Golf Course. Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas unveiled the new street sign over the road previously known as West 120th Street between Western and Van Ness avenues. It is now […]

A Vision for Leimert Park Village

A panel of experts from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) unveiled Friday its vision for revitalizing Leimert Park Village, the center of African American culture in Los Angeles and a stop on the Crenshaw/LAX Rail Line, opening in 2019. Investors and business owners have been eyeing the 1.19-square mile neighborhood (population 13,000) just west of […]