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We STRONGLY RECOMMEND reading through our Challenge Guide, downloadable below. You may also download individual pdfs of the Guide.

CHALLENGE GUIDE

Introduction

Application Guide

Program Timeline

Application Questions

 

Appendices

Glossary

Program Roles and Responsibilities

Citywide Priority Areas and Mapping Guide

Pop Up and Build Projects

Examples of Challenge Statements

Organizational Capacity Questions to Consider

Supplemental Materials

 

A Spanish translation of this document will be available on October 7th. If you would like to have the Challenge Guide translated in any other language, please email us at greatstreets@lacity.org.


About the Great Streets Challenge

The Great Streets Challenge is a program of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Great Streets Initiative, in partnership with the Departments of City Planning and Transportation, to envision, collaborate on, and build transformative street infrastructure projects. The Great Streets Challenge aims to:

  • Build strong partnerships between communities and the City of Los Angeles.
  • Design streets with a community’s vision of how to improve our neighborhoods for all people.
  • Implement projects that transform our streets into safe, accessible, and vibrant public spaces in alignment with adopted City policies.

What do I get if my Project Wins?

The Great Streets Challenge is a $2 million community resource program to move the needle on transforming your street. Applicants will receive...


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