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Plaza La Alameda's Playground for the little ones

About Plaza La Alameda

In summer of 2008, construction was completed on La Alameda regional shopping center in unincorporated Florence-Firestone Walnut Park.

On Saturday, February 23rd 2008 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Primestor Development, Inc. and HUB Cities held a job fair at La Alameda-Located at the corner of Alameda St. and Florence Avenue to give local residents the opportunity to apply for new jobs. The event was a success with over 5,000 people from the community attending and 2,500 job applicants.

The grand opening ceremony was held on July 12, 2008 and was presided over by supervisor Gloria Molina and the LA County Community Development Commission

La Alameda is a $70 million, 18.3-acre project that combines 220,000 square feet of retail space with 18,000 square feet of office space and features a transit center, making the shopping center easily accessed via public transportation. La Alameda has generated up to 700 new jobs. Some of the retail tenants included in the project include Ross Dress 4 Less, Payless Shoe Source, CVS Pharmacy, Fatburger, Marshall's, Don Chente's Bar And Grill, Wingstop, Office Depot, Dollar Tree, Chuck E. Cheese, Panda Express, Gamestop, Cold Stone Creamery, Petco, Susie's Deals, and Adriana's Insurance.