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  • 1. Los Angeles Water Story Talking About the Future Jonathan Parfrey  Climate Resolve September 26, 2013
  • 2. LADWP: 11% local water today to 37% local water by 2035
  • 3. Barriers to Local Water Adoption • Upfront costs are significant • ROI is not easily understood • Public views investment in local water as optional. Virtuous but not essential • Public faith in government is low • Public distrusts mega-projects • “Uckk” factor with recycled water • Public confidence in the “future” is low.
  • 4. Put People in the Picture
  • 5. LA River: Terraced seating and native wildlife habitat
  • 6. LA River - "greening" of sections through Canoga Park
  • 7. LA River - cantilevered greenway trail
  • 8. Permeable street surfaces replenish ground water
  • 9. Native plant landscaping to replace lawns
  • 10. El Sereno - Public Street Plaza near Food 4 Less
  • 11. Castelar Elementary - Pedestrian Improvements
  • 12. My Figueroa - Multi-Modal Connections
  • 13. Green outdoor space and community gardens at schools
  • 14. Three Schools BEFORE and AFTER views WARNING: REAL LIFE – NOT A RENDERING • Broadous Elementary • Open Charter • Main Street Elementary
  • 15. Broadous Elementary - BEFORE
  • 16. Vortechnics Stormwater Filter
  • 17. More infiltrators
  • 18. Broadous Elementary - AFTER
  • 19. Open Charter Playground - BEFORE
  • 20. Digging the hole at Open Charter Playground
  • 21. Almost complete . . .
  • 22. Open Charter Playground - AFTER
  • 23. Open Charter Playground - AFTER
  • 24. Main Street Elementary School - BEFORE and AFTER
  • 25. My Figueroa: Complete street improvements
  • 26. Boyle Heights - Pedestrian Street Improvements
  • 27. York Blvd - Public Street Porch in underused right of way
  • 28. Jonathan Parfrey  jparfrey@ClimateResolve.org

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