Dear Pasadena City Council Members, A long overdue update to the Second Dwelling Unit Ordinance is before you at the January 30, 2017, City Council public hearing. With the passage of AB 2299 and SB 1069, all local jurisdictions are obligated to amend zoning ordinances to facilitate easier pathways to building accessory dwellings units […]
http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-compton-hometown-heroes-20161110-story.html When the ragged, faded tennis courts needed to be fixed, Compton turned to one thing that the city has a bounty of: celebrities.
Dear Pasadena Planning Commissioners, A long overdue update to the City of Pasadena’s Second Dwelling Unit Ordinance is before you at the December 14, 2016, Planning Commission public hearing. This will be the first of many hearings in response to the passage of Assembly Bill 2299 (AB 2299) and Senate Bill 1069 (SB 1069) […]
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-oakland-la-warehouses-20161207-story.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter In the wake of Oakland’s devastating warehouse fire that killed 36 people last week, Los Angeles city officials will meet next week to determine how to address the city’s own unpermitted housing issues, the city attorney’s office said.
http://www.latimes.com/opinion/editorials/la-ed-measure-m-gentrification-20161110-story.html Last week, when voters overwhelmingly approved Measure M, they embraced a new vision for the region that greatly expands public transit, with new rail lines and busways crisscrossing the county.
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-first-homeless-plan-progress-report-20161101-story.html Nine months after the Los Angeles City Council unanimously adopted a comprehensive plan to end homelessness, the first progress report on the plan, released this week, offered a sobering picture of the long and difficult path ahead.
http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-ln-measure-m-southeast-20161101-story.html Each day, Emilia Mata boards three buses from Huntington Park to her factory job in Los Angeles.
http://www.latimes.com/opinion/editorials/la-ed-why-we-need-measure-hhh-20161102-story.html No resident of this city, regardless of where he or she lives, can claim to be unaware of the growing catastrophe of homelessness in Los Angeles.
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-frank-gehry-approval-20161025-snap-story.html A mixed-use project that would anchor the eastern edge of the Sunset Strip received preliminary approval Tuesday night after developers agreed to a number of compromises, including a request to reduce the size of a proposed 15-story tower.