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About the L.A. River Recreation Zone

About the Los Angeles River Recreation Zone The Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority (MRCA), in cooperation with the City and County of Los Angeles, and the Army Corps of Engineers is managing the Los Angeles River Recreation Program for the fourth year to increase safe public access to the L.A. River and to further river revitalization. The Recreation Zones open on Memorial Day, May 29, 2017 and are open from sunrise to sunset daily (except during inclement weather or after storm events). There are two segments of the Recreation Zone: The 2.5 mile Elysian Valley River Recreation Zone The...

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About MRCA

About the Mountains Recreation & Conservation Authority The Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority is a local public park agency dedicated to the preservation and management of open space, urban parkland, watershed lands, trails, and wildlife habitat. Established in 1985 pursuant to the Joint Powers Act, the MRCA is a local partnership between the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy, which is a state agency that was established by the Legislature, the Conejo Recreation and Park District, and the Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District, which are local park agencies established by the vote of the people.  The MRCA manages more than 73,000 acres...

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