Dear Stakeholders of the Bel Air – Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council area:
The Los Angeles City Planning Commission (CPC) met with regard to the Baseline Mansionization Ordinance/Baseline Hillside Ordinance on Thursday, July 14th, and received the report from the Staff of the Planning Department, which is a revision to the existing zoning code. Read more »
Thank you to those who attended the hearing on July 14th! Councilmember Koretz appreciates all the hard work you’ve put into creating a much more balanced ordinance and we are pleased to report that the City Planning Commission moved the BMO/BHO ordinance forward to Council. The City Planning Commission did modify the ordinance as follows: Exempt only 200 square feet of an attached garage in the front of the house, and continue the exemption to 400 square feet of a garage if it is located in the rear of the property. Read more »
Photo: March 14, 2014. (Al Seib / The Los Angeles Times)
Los Angeles moved one crucial step closer Thursday to tightening city rules meant to stop mansionization – the phenomenon of big, boxy homes popping up on not-so-big lots. Read full Los Angeles Times article.
Many of you have been waiting for this news for some time, and our office is proud to give it. Wilshire Blvd, in Westwood, is going to be resurfaced starting next weekend. Read more »
On July 14, 2016, the City Planning Commission will consider the proposed Baseline Mansionization Ordinance and Baseline Hillside Ordinance (BMO/BHO) Code amendment and make a recommendation to the City Council. Read more »