Downtown Los Angeles' new Grand Park inspires grand hopes
The new Grand Park is at the right as dusk descends on downtown. The photograph was shot from the top of City Hall. (Photo: Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times / July 23, 2012)
This week, after a $56-million renovation, that 12-acre rectangle from the top of Bunker Hill to the base of City Hall will be christened as L.A.'s Grand Park, providing downtown with its first sizable amount of open space.