AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGame Center: Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs, Sunday, 10 a.m.Following the fire, the city undertook a $50 million plan to repair the park . By City News Service A Los Angeles City Council committee allocated an additional $1.655 million Monday to revitalize Griffith Park, which was scorched by a brush fire five months ago. The funding, approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, is subject to approval by the council. The brush fire broke out May 8, just east of the Hollywood sign, and charred more than 820 acres of the park. Authorities suspect the fire was started by a man smoking near dry brush. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!