In 1958, the Northridge Civic Association
was established to watch over development and preservation of the community. The
organization became involved in numerous zoning and growth control issues. The records
of the Northridge Civic Association document the the organization's interests in
local development, land use, and quality of life concerns, especially zone changes and
street widening. The views of the group are officially represented in testimonies
presented during public hearings before the Los Angeles City Planning Department and the
In 1958, the Northridge Civic Association was established to watch over development and
preservation of the community. The organization was incorporated on January 9, 1959 and
became involved in numerous zoning and growth control issues during the late 1960s and
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