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Downey Rockwell/Boeing Site

Postby downeysitesaver » Sat Dec 17, 2011 7:27 pm

The Downey Planning Commission is meeting on Wed., Dec. 21st at 6:30 to discuss and vote on the proposed Tierra Luna Marketplace development of the historic Rockwell/Boeing site. Please help stop this plan from proceeding any further by attending the meeting or emailing members of the commission and city council.

http://downeybeat.com/2011/12/one-giant ... sed-26217/

Email addresses are located on the city website:
www.downeyca.org

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Postby nichols » Fri Dec 30, 2011 11:45 am

Three women walking by the exterior of the North American Aviation Downey airplane factory, September 1950

http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/assetserv ... /CHS-43851


This is the only building being considered for preservation under the current plan.

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City Council to Vote Jan. 10 at 7:30 PM

Postby retrocool13 » Mon Jan 09, 2012 9:34 pm

Hello LA Conservancy,

Just wanted to make sure that you all know that the Downey City Council will be voting on the the demise of the former NASA site here in Downey tomorrow night Jan. 10 at 7:30 PM. The buildings at this location once produced the Apollo Command Modules and Space Shuttle Components.

For more info please see the link.
http://downeybeat.com/2012/01/tierra-lu ... ing-17080/

Best,
George Redfox
The Downey Conservancy

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