DOWNTOWN: A gloomy-looking shot of the under-construction parking lot for Market Lofts on Flower and Olympic streets. According to the sales rep, the seven story (six up, one down) parking structure will be done in October 2009. A parking lot takes a year to build? [Curbed Staff]
LOS ANGELES: Traffic alert: A reader forwards news of two Prop 8 protests/rallies this weekend. The first is at Sunset Junction in Silver Lake at 6:00 pm on Saturday, while there is also a march starting at
downtown's St. John’s Episcopal Church at Adams and Figueroa streets at 10:30 am on Sunday. Clarification from someone involved w/protest: "We are attending the Service at St. John’s at 10:30, then we will be meeting at the Cathedral at Noon. Please update that information, we don’t want a bunch of protesters showing up at 10:30 at St. John’s." [Curbed InBox]
DOWNTOWN: A second visit today to the under renovation El Dorado on Spring Street revealed the scaffolding is pretty much all gone. A before and after of the building is after the jump.