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When public yoga classes start tearing a neighborhood apart, it's just an artisan coffee roasters away from the Gentrification Event Horizon. Godspeed, Echo Park: "Since [Echo Park Lake] reopened to the public this summer, one of the few relatively flat grassy areas of the park near the corner of Echo Park and Park avenues has hosted Yoga Echo Park" and now some locals are complaining: "This is just as bad as the guys on blankets selling used clothing. How do we stop this?" [Eastsider LA]

Echo Park Lake

751 Echo Park Ave., Los Angeles, CA