FREE Thursday Concert at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza!

BHCP Live! is proud to present an encore performance from trumpeter Chris Lowery and his twin brother, drummer Wes Lowery blending jazz, hip hop and R&B as they display the spirit and influence of their musical hometown of Philadelphia. The brothers have played with Musiq Soulchild, Bilal, Shakira and Wyclef Jean.

Supa Lowery Bros. Encore Performance

Thursday, July 22 (7pm, at Sears Court)

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Relay For Life of Baldwin Hills

Relay for Life

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas (Honorary Chair)
Invites you to
Relay For Life of Baldwin Hills and the communities of
Ladera Heights, View Park, Windsor Hills, Crenshaw, and Leimert Park

June 26th at 9 a.m. through June 27th at 9 a.m.

Ball Fields – 5401 S. Fairfax (Between Stocker and Slauson)

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Baldwin Hills Community Standards District Town Hall Meeting Recap

On Thursday, October 15th, Supervisor Ridley-Thomas led a Town Hall discussion at West Los Angeles College on the Baldwin Hills Community Standards District which established guidelines for oil and gas production in the area.

Read an excellent recap of the event at The Front Page Online.

Learn more about the issue on the Second District website.

The videos below are from the public comment period:

Sally Hampton (Empowerment Congress), Andy Weissman (Mayor City of Culver City), Dr. Clyde Williams (Sierra Club Water Committee), Mary Ann Greene (Baldwin Hills Conservancy), David McNeill (Baldwin Hills Conservancy), Holly Mitchell (CEO, Crystal Stairs), John Kuechle (GBHA), Irma R. Munoz (Resident), Gwendolyn Flynn (Community Health Councils), Ken Kutcher (CCNA/GBHA), Dr. Suzanne De Benedittis (Citizens Coalition for a Safe Community), Shams (Resident), Dee Seehusen (Concerned Citizen), John F. Harris (Homeowner), Robert Zirgulis (Candidate for Culver City School Board), Clint Simmons (BNHA), Galen Dodd (Student), Gary Gless (CCSC), Ian Cousineau (Raintree Homeowners Association of the CAP), Reginald Jones-Sawyer (California Democratic Party), Diane Sher (Concerned Citizen), Kristofur Williams (Student and Boy Scout), John Dunlap (Homeowner), Beverly Christensen (Homeowner), Carol Standifer (BHVG Baldwin Hills), Bernadette Kirkwood (Resident), Pearl West (Teacher, Windsor Hills School)

Kendall Price (Resident), Myrna Specktor (Resident), Patricia G. Siever (Professor, W LA College), Dr. Gyi (Citizen Coalition for a Safe Community), Willis Hampton (Baldwin Hills Village Garden Homeowner Association), Rev. Fran Taylor (Baldwin Hills Home Owners Association), Tom Camarella (Culver City Democratic Club), Theo Irving (United Homeowners Association), Meghan Sahli-Wells (Neighborhood Action Network), Rich Waters (Gateway Neighborhood Association), Alma Secundino (Student), Joseph Israel (Westside Progressives), Robert L. Jones (President Baldwin Hills Conservancy), Emma Bunten-Johnston (Student, Girl Scout), Marilyn Grobeson (Access Services), Michelle Weiner (Resident)

Baldwin Hills Town Hall Meeting Tomorrow on County Ordinance Regulating Oil Drilling


Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas will host a community meeting to hear environmental concerns raised by residents about the adequacy of a County ordinance to regulate oil and gas production in the Baldwin Hills area.

Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009 (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.)

West L.A. College Fine Arts Theatre, 9000 Overland Ave., Culver City CA 90230



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Metro to Hold Public Hearings on Crenshaw South Bay Transit Corridor Beginning Tomorrow

After two years of studying options for a new transit system for the Crenshaw/South Bay Transit Corridor, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is encouraging public comment on draft environmental documents at four public hearings beginning tomorrow:

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2009 (6-8 p.m.)
Wilshire United Methodist Church “Hall of Fellowship”
4350 Wilshire Blvd., LA, CA 90010

Thursday, October 1, 2009 (6-8 p.m.)
West Angeles Church “Crystal Room”
3045 Crenshaw Blvd., LA, CA 90016

Saturday, October 3, 2009
( 10 a.m.-12 p.m.)
Inglewood High School “Cafeteria”
231 S. Grevillea Ave., Inglewood, CA 90301

Tuesday, October 6, 2009 (6-8 p.m.)
Transfiguration Church Hall
2515 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., LA, CA 90008

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