There are a large number of block associations in West Adams. Most include both
homeowners and renters. Some are active on only a single block. Others cover fairly large
areas 12 or more blocks. By their nature these volunteer organizations working to improve their
community. The list below includes boundaries that are meant to be approximate of the area of
activity of each association. Our list begins from where we are, near Washington Blvd. and
Western Avenue.

West Adams Heights/Sugar Hill Neighborhood Association
Located north of the (10) Santa Monica freeway and south of Washington Blvd, east of Western
Ave to Normandie Ave on the west.  Part of the Harvard Heights HPOZ.    Mailing address:
West Adams Heights/Sugar Hill Neighborhood Association        2051 S. Oxford Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90018

West Adams Heritage Association  (WAHA)
The West Adams Heritage Association is devoted to the preservation of the historic West
Adams section of Los Angeles.

Van Buren Place Community Restoration Association
Adams to 29th St.; Budlong Ave. to Normandie

Adams Normandie Neighborhood Association (ANNA)
Adams to the Santa Monica Freeway; Normandie to Raymond
ANNA is a large and very active neighborhood association with many projects and activities. It
has its own website at:

BJC (Budlong, Juliet and Catalina Block Club)
This block club is from the 10 Freeway south to Adams Blvd. Its President, Yvette Jones, can be
reached at (323) 732-7859.
For information on how to join the group contact Yvette Jones at (323) 732-7859 or e-mail                 Their website is at:

Block Clubs East of Vermont
North University Park Community Association
Santa Monica Freeway to Jefferson; Harbor Freeway to Vermont
South of 29th St., between Vermont and Normandie

Budlong-Jefferson Block Club                              Jefferson to 29th St. on Budlong Ave.

Vermont-Jefferson Neighborhood Watch         Jefferson to 30th St.; Vermont to Walton

Block Clubs West of Normandie, South of the 10 Freeway
Jefferson Park Neighbors
Western to Arlington; 30th and 31st Streets

Gramercy Park            Western to Gramercy; Santa Monica freeway to Adams

West Adams Avenues Association  Arlington to Crenshaw, Santa Monica Freeway to Adams

Gramercy Park Association           Adams Blvd. to 24th Street; Gramercy to St. Andrews

Kinney Heights 24th Street Block Club   24th Street between Gramercy and Cimmaron

24th Street Block Club                     24th St. between Cimmaron and Arlington

Block Clubs West of Normandie, North of the 10 Freeway
Arlington Heights
Pico to the North, the 10 freeway to the South, Arlington to the East, & Crenshaw to the West.
Mailing Address:   Arlington Heights Neighborhood Association
P.O. Box 191918      Los Angeles, Ca. 90019               Website:

Normandie to LaSalle; Washington to Santa Monica freeway, also apart of West Adams
Heights/Sugar Hill

Harvard Heights Neighborhood Watch Association   Normandie to Western; Pico to
Washington;  Part of the Harvard Heights HPOZ.

Wilton/Cimarron      Western to Arlington; Pico to Washington

Western Heights Neighborhood Association   Western to Arlington; Washington to Santa
Monica freeway (mainly 20th and 21st Streets)

The Avenues of Washington  10th Avenue to Arlington; Washington to Santa Monica Freeway

21st Street Block Club  Crenshaw to 10th Avenue; Washington to Santa Monica freeway

Victoria Park Neighborhood Association  Pico to Venice; Victoria Ave. to West Blvd.

LaFayette Square    Crenshaw to West Boulevard; Venice to Washington Boulevard

Wellington Square   Crenshaw to West Boulevard; Washington to Santa Monica freeway

Grammercy-Wilton Cimmaron-Van Ness Block Club
Washington to Venice; Gramercy to Van Ness (sometimes called the Angelus Vista Tract)
Last update   (JFM)
Jan 13, 2008
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