Los Angeles hosted the 19 Summer Olympics and will host the event for a third time in 2028.
The Los Angeles coastal area was settled by the Tongva (Gabrieleños) and Chumash tribes.
First, the 1908 laws did not establish a comprehensive zoning map as the 1916 New York City Zoning Ordinance did.
Second, the residential zones did not distinguish types of housing: it treated apartments, hotels, and detached-single-family housing equally. During World War II, Los Angeles was a major center of wartime manufacturing, such as shipbuilding and aircraft.
The city proper, which covers about 469 square miles (1,210 km is the seat of Los Angeles County, the most populated county in the country.
Los Angeles is the principal city of the Los Angeles metropolitan area; with a population of 13.1 million residents it is the second largest in the United States after that of New York City.
The proscriptions included barns, lumber yards, and any industrial land use employing machine-powered equipment.Los Angeles created the first municipal zoning ordinance in the United States.On September 14, 1908, Los Angeles City Council promulgated residential and industrial land use zones.These laws were enforced against industrial properties after-the-fact.These prohibitions were in addition to existing activities which were already regulated as nuisances.