Bell Gardens

Bell Gardens is a city in southern Los Angeles County in Southern California situated south of downtown Los Angeles.
The city Incorporated on August 1, 1961.
As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 47,072.
The City of Bell Gardens is the 23rd densest city in the US.
Bell Gardens is bordered by Bell and Cudahy on the west, Commerce on the north and northeast, Downey on the southeast, and South Gate on the southwest.
The city is about 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Downtown Los Angeles.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.5 square miles (6.5 km2), over 99% of it land.

Meeting with Representatives from  Bell Gardens: January 19, 2016

The Los Angeles River runs next to the western part of Bell Gardens.