High-rises or bungalows? The battle to define L.A.’s character goes to the ballot – LA Times

Los Angeles’ version of “Growth vs. Neighborhoods” goes to the vote next week:

Los Angeles is growing up, literally, to the great discomfort of some.

To better understand the battle for the future of Los Angeles, start with a long walk down a dim tunnel beneath the Hall of Administration. In a storage room under Grand Park where the county assessor keeps its map books, the clamor over Measure S — the March 7 ballot initiative aimed at regulating development in the city — seems far away.

Source: High-rises or bungalows? The battle to define L.A.’s character goes to the ballot – LA Times