Southeast Los Angeles Community Plan

Staff Contact: Project Review
Staff Contact: Plan Policies

Zuriel Espinosa (213) 978-1249

General Information:

Metro Public Counter: (213) 482-7077

Community Plan Boundary Map


The Southeast Los Angeles Community Plan was recently updated in 2017. By emphasizing its rich cultural and architectural history and its diverse and empowered population, the Southeast Los Angeles Community Plan encourages responsible development that enhances the quality of life for residents, creates healthy and sustainable neighborhoods and promotes business development that serves the needs of the community.

The Southeast Los Angeles Community Plan Area contains the communities of Central, Avalon, Green Meadows and Watts.

  • Community Plan Document

Adopted Maps

These maps represent official documents that were approved by the City Council. These commonly show land and development rules and regulations by graphic representation.

  • General Plan Land Use
  • Circulation

Interactive Maps

These maps have multiple layers that can be selected to show resources, landmarks, government faculties and services, and other information that is pulled from multiple sources.

  • Interactive Maps

Informational Maps

These maps are for informational purposes only.

  • Economic Development Areas
  • Commercial and Industrial Zones
  • Generalized General Plan Land Use
  • Specific Plan Areas
  • Generalized Zoning
  • 52nd Place (Historic Preservation Overlay Zone)
  • Broadway/Manchester (Redevelopment Plan)
  • Conditional Use Approval for Sale of Alcoholic Beverages (Specific Plan)
  • Council District 9 Corridors (Redevelopment Plan)
  • Jordan Downs Urban Village (Specific Plan)
  • Southeast Los Angeles (Community Plan Implementation Overlay)
  • The Reef Transit Oriented (Sign District)
  • USC (Specific Plan)
  • Watts Corridor (Redevelopment Plan)