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Council takes steps to transform park

Council takes steps to transform park

The West Hollywood City Council on July 21 approved a motion allowing for a schematic design to be created for the second-phase of renovations at West Hollywood Park. The decision was a step in a process that has already lasted more than a decade to create new facilities at the park, which underwent a transformation [...] [...more]

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Council still seeking redevelopment funding

Council still seeking redevelopment funding

The West Hollywood City Council on Monday voted in support of AB 2493 authored by Assemblyman Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica), who is looking to free up redevelopment funding from 2011 for several projects in Southern California. In 2012, all redevelopment agencies in the state were dissolved, leaving millions of dollars of funding in limbo. The [...] [...more]

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WeHo Council approves construction moratorium

WeHo Council approves construction moratorium

The West Hollywood City Council on Monday adopted a resolution to establish a 45-day moratorium on most new construction in the West Hollywood West neighborhood after residents voiced complaints about the increase of “big box” houses in the area. Some neighbors are worried that the “big box” houses, which are similar in design, will compromise [...] [...more]

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New home for Great Hall/Long Hall?

New home for Great Hall/Long Hall?

The status of Great Hall/Long Hall will remain in limbo for at least a few more weeks after the West Hollywood City Council on Tuesday voted to see if the structure could be moved instead of razed. The fate of the structure has taken many twists and turns in recent months. In December, Mayor Pro [...] [...more]

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Tower Records designation denied

Tower Records designation denied

The West Hollywood City Council has pulled the stylus off an application to designate the former Tower Records location on The Sunset Strip as historical, potentially ending a six-year effort to have the structure saved. The council voted unanimously on Monday to uphold the city’s Historic Preservation Commission’s recommendation not to designate the former site [...] [...more]

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Council to scratch Tower Records?

Council to scratch Tower Records?

The fate of the Tower Records building on Sunset Boulevard is now in the West Hollywood City Council’s hands, as the council will decide on Nov. 18 whether the structure is fit for designation as a historic-cultural landmark. In April, the West Hollywood Historic Preservation Commission voted not to recommend designating the structure at the [...] [...more]

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A non-historic moment for Tower Records

A non-historic moment for Tower Records

The West Hollywood Historic Preservation Commission on Monday voted not to recommend designating the former Tower Records site on Sunset Boulevard as a cultural resource. The commission, however, did suggest that the West Hollywood City Council consider displaying a commemorative plaque at the site or placing something in the public right of way to honor [...] [...more]

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Candidates offer their visions for WeHo

Candidates offer their visions for WeHo

A total of nine candidates are running in the March 5 election for two seats on the West Hollywood City Council that are currently held by incumbents Jeffrey Prang and John Duran. Last week, Park Labrea News and Beverly Press profiled five of the candidates, and this week, the newspaper is publishing interviews with the [...] [...more]

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Nine candidates vie for WeHo council

Nine candidates vie for WeHo council

Election season is alive and well in Los Angeles County, and West Hollywood is no exception, as seven West Hollywood City Council candidates are striving to replace two incumbents — John Duran and Jeffrey Prang — who are seeking re-election. Tom Demille Demille, 57, previously worked for President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign, Organizing for America, [...] [...more]

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City Council places term limits on March ballot

City Council places term limits on March ballot

The West Hollywood City Council voted Monday to place an initiative on the March 5 ballot that would establish term limits for city council members. “We [now] change from being a signature-gathering effort into a ballot-focused campaign,” said Scott Schmidt, the West Hollywood Term Limits campaign manager. “Our volunteers have done tremendous work getting us [...] [...more]

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