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After 15 years of serving the Echo Park community, footwear shop Warehouse Shoe Sale is closing up for good. Manager Lupe Campos told The Eastsider LA that traffic issues, a lack of parking and drying up sales were what killed the store. Ownership is planning to shutter the location, but hasn't set a date for it yet. [Eastsider LA]