Bureau of Engineering - City of Los Angeles - Department of Public Works

LA Bureau of Engineering is the lead agency for planning, design and construction management for city infrastructure projects. We deliver innovative, sustainable, high-quality services with equity, creativity, quality, transparency and responsiveness. Our vision is to lead the transformation of LA into the world’s most livable and resilient city.

1 Submitted Idea

  • CONNECT ·2021 Grants Challenge

    Infrastructure Design with Equity in Mind: Tools for Scoring and Mapping

    Our aim is to create an Equity Infrastructure Scorecard that aids in mapping concentrations of (in)equitable infrastructure across the city. This mapping is the first step in transforming every city engineering project into a more equitable system of support for all Angelenos. Beginning with a pilot project for three select systems the aim is to develop a process that helps agencies 1) understand and analyze existing infrastructural conditions, 2) identify gaps and needs, 3) direct resources, and 4) equalize access and distribution.