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April 28 , 2016

Support LA Fashion District in DLANC Election

Today is the last day to register for the Downtown Los Angeles Neighborhood City Council (DLANC) election. If you have not done so already, you can register at empowerla.org/vrp

VOTE ONLINE through May 5th at empowerla.org/vrp.

If you have not registered, you can still vote in person on May 5th from 12 noon to 8 p.m. at the Downtown Los Angeles Central Library, 630 W 5th St.

DLANC's volunteer members strive to unite the diverse communities of Downtown Los Angeles by providing a forum where all community stakeholders can contribute to healthy, vibrant, and inclusive Downtown. To learn more about DLANC visit empowerla.org/dlanc.

LA Flower District Mother's Day Hours

The LA Flower District will be extending its hours to the public for Mother's Day (Sunday, May 8th) and Día de las Madres (Tuesday May, 10).
The extended hours are as follows:
California Flower Mall, 825 S. San Pedro St.
The flower mall features 40+ flower vendors is open to the public. Admission is free.
Wednesday, May 4: 4:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 5: 4:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 6: 4:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 7: 4:30 a.m. -  Open 24 hours through Sunday
Mother's Day, Sunday, May 8: Closing at 7:00 p.m.
Los Angeles Flower Market, 754 and 755 Wall St.
More than 500,000 square feet of fresh cut flowers, potted plants, and floral accessories. Admission fee is $2 on weekdays and $1 on weekends.

Wednesday, May 4: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 5: 6:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Friday, May 6: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 7: 6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Mother's Day, Sunday, May 8: 6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Save up to 70% on fresh-cut flowers, pre-made bouquets and arrangements, potted plants, and balloons. Most flower vendors are CASH ONLY.

BNKR Opening May 7th on 9th and Broadway

Australian retailer BNKR is finally opening their 6,800-square-foot flagship on 9th and Broadway. To celebrate, BNKR is hosting a grand opening party with model Rocky Barnes from 12 noon to 3 p.m. on May 7th. The event will feature food and drinks from Fashion District favorites Juice Served Here and Bronzed Aussie, plus custom nail art by NCLA and live beats by DJ Max Van Ville. Racked LA has all the details, here.

BNKR, 901 S Broadway

Alliance Apparel Moves to the Gerry Building
Alliance Apparel has taken over the entire second floor of the Gerry Building. Owned by online clothing retailer REVOLVE, Alliance Apparel has several contemporary brands under its belt including Lovers + Friends, Tularosa, and NBD. The company's former offices were located in the Arts District. The Fashion District location was chosen for the building's proximity to the Alliance Apparel brands' showrooms in The New Mart and Cooper Building. California Apparel News has the full story, here.

Historic Sign District Info Session
Bringing Back Broadway and the City of Los Angeles Department of City Planning are hosting an informational session on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 regarding the new signage rules for Broadway. As of March 2016, historic Broadway has new sign rules to help stimulate continued revitalization. Property and business owners, architects, developers, residents, and any other interested parties are welcome to attend. 

Historic Broadway Sign District Info Session
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Palace Theatere, 630 S. Broadway
6 p.m. Q&A
6:45 p.m. Presentation

For more information, contact bringingbackbroadway@lacity.org or call 213-473-7014.
LA Sanitation Hosting Free Bulky Item Drop Off for City Residents
For three Saturdays this spring, LA Sanitation will allow Los Angeles city residents to drop off their bulky items free of charge. Please see this flyer for dates and details.

Farmer's Market
Every Saturday, 9a-2p
Enjoy fresh produce, gourmet food, flowers, and entertainment at The Wall Farmer's Market, located on Wall Street between 8th and 7th Streets. Food, flowers, farmers, and fun!

Sample Sale Friday
Sample sales are held on the last Friday of every month and take place in the designer showrooms on 9th and Los Angeles Streets. Sample sale hours are typically 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Click here for more info. 

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