Welcome to the Greater Leimert Park Village Crenshaw Corridor Business Improvement District!


TEC Leimert is Back

Following its success in the summer of 2017, the Technology Enter-tainment Convergence (TEC) Leimert is back with a full day of pan-els, workshops, industry discussions on culture, education, tech-nology, music, film/television, sports, health and gaming.

The Technology and Entertainment Conference is TEC Leimert’s marquee event dedicated to educating the community on innova-tions in these industries. The event is billed by organizers as the leading platform for bringing the latest in technology and enter-tainment […]

Leimert Park Celebrates King Day

Thousands line Crenshaw Boulevard to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The procession included over 150 floats, marching bands, equestrian units, dance and martial arts groups, celebrities and elected officials

“When they go low, we go high,” was the theme for the 33rd Annual King Day Pa-rade. The theme refers to a popular quote by former First Lady Michelle Obama at the 2016 Democratic Convention.

Produced by parade President […]

Remembering Carl Cooper

The Greater Leimert Park Village Crenshaw Corridor Business Im-provement District (GLPVCC BID) lost a steadfast and committed friend when Chrysalis Supervisor Carl Cooper passed away on No-vember 27, 2017. Cooper will be remembered for his devotion to his family, his generosity and dedication, his love of music and as a fierce bowling competitor.
Chrysalis is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a path-way to self-sufficiency for homeless and low-income individuals by providing resources […]

26th Annual Pan African Film Festival

For the 26th year, the Pan African Film Festival returns to Los Angeles, Febru-ary 8-19. Over 150 feature and short films in the categories of narrative and documentary will be screened during the 12-day festival at the Cinemark 15 Baldwin Hills Crenshaw. The event also includes a Saturday Morning Chil-dren’s Festival, Student Fest, PAFF LOL Comedy, Spoken Word Fest, PAFF Fashion Show, Filmmakers’ Awards Brunch and Art Fest.

PAFF’s Art Fest has one […]

Kaiser Baldwin Hills-Crenshaw Medical Offices Open for Business

Officials at Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Hills-Crenshaw Medical Offices cut the ribbon signifying the official opening of the $90 million state of the art healthcare facility.

After over a decade of negotiations and two years of construction, the long awaited Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Medical Office (BHC) officially opened its doors on September 7, 2017. At the ribbon cutting ceremony, city officials, Kaiser Per-manente administrators and invited guests commemorated the historic occasion.

“This […]

Renovation in store for Baldwin Hill Crenshaw

At a recent Leimert Park Village Stakeholders meeting, Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Community Relations Director Jason Lombard answers questions about the shopping center’s renovation plans.

Capri Capital, owner of Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza (BHC), is planning a major overhaul for the 70 –year-old shopping center.
Since purchasing the BHC over a decade ago, Capri, one of the largest African American-owned private equity firms in the coun-try, has invested more than $40 million dollars into […]

About Us

The Greater Leimert Park Village Crenshaw Corridor Business Improvement District (“GLPVCC BID”) is a unique and eclectic mix of retail, restaurant, art, office, parking and mixed-use commercial businesses located five miles south of the Interstate 10 Freeway in Los Angeles.

For over 50 years Leimert Park has been an important center of African-American art and culture as well as a center of commerce.

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BID Zones

There are three zone boundaries within GLPVCC BID.

Zone 1: The core Leimert Park Village

Zone 2: Commercial areas along Crenshaw Blvd. (not including Baldwin Hill Crenshaw Plaza), Leimert Blvd., and Marlton Square

Zone 3: Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza

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Commerce is a major attraction in GLPVCC BID. From one of the oldest shopping centers in the US, Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, to restaurants, cafes, boutiques, bookstores, banks, performing arts centers, theaters and night clubs, Greater Leimert Park Village has it all. The People Street Plaza on 43rd Place and the Metro Crenshaw LAX Line (opening in 2019) will add to the vibrancy of the community.

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