Located at the northern end of Koreatown and the southern end of East Hollywood, Wilshire Center and St. Andrews Square, Western Avenue serves its community with mom-and-pop restaurants, personal services, furniture stores, and home-oriented shops.
Great Streets, in partnership with Councilmember David Ryu and Beautify Earth, is working to improve the vibrancy of Western, including cultural, transportation and economic improvements.
We are currently seeking property owners and artists who would like to get involved in our mural campaign! Click here to get involved!
GREAT STREETS INVESTMENTS
Completed 5 wall murals and 4 utility cabinet murals with Beautify Earth
Bun Shop - 151 N Western
Melrose Home Furnishings - 641 N Western
Home Lighting Crystal Gallery - 646 N Western
Jungsoodol Mattress - 225 N Western
Safe Keep Storage - 4996 Melrose
Completed 17 continental crosswalk improvements from Melrose Avenue to 3rd Street
Partnered with Bureau of Street Services and Department of Transportation to implement proactive infrastructure maintenance, including concrete sidewalk repairs
Initiated weekly overnight street sweeping
Installed solar powered Soofa bench
Upgraded bus shelter with USB charging station, wifi, and realtime updates
- 4 additional murals with Beautify Earth
Great Streets Great Business technical assistance and access to capital for small businesses
Building facade and sidewalk improvements
Do you live on this street? Click here to get involved!
Western Avenue Story Map
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