Drive like your kids live here

The alley is the first planned shared street in the City of Los Angeles, designed to slow traffic, create a safe place for residents to relax, meet up with neighbors, and walk and bike.

The Bradley Green Alley Project is a two-block section, 0.67 acres of Bradley Alley, (intersection of Bradley Avenue and Van Nuys Boulevard) that increases open space in the community, captures and infiltrates polluted stormwater runoff for improved water quality and increase mobility for the San Fernando Gardens housing complex—all while helping to restore the natural environment of the Tujunga Wash and Los Angeles River.

The project had meaningful engagement with the community and produced a design informed by resident and stakeholder feedback that includes native plants, a shaded area, and artwork that showcases the local culture.

News & Press

Bradley Plaza - Green Alley

Rising Voices: Pacoima Beautiful, Water and Heat in the San Fernando Valley

Rising Voices is a new monthly-ish column from the Water Hub at Climate Nexus. Each month, we’re  listening to what California’s leading advocates and organizers have to say about water issues impacting communities around the state.

Read more