Tag: Larchmont Village Neighborhood Association

Mixed-use, 52-unit project proposed

Mixed-use, 52-unit project proposed

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

A new mixed-use project planned for the corner of Beachwood and Melrose in Larchmont Village is working its way through the planning process. Replacing an auto repair shop, the project involves construction of a four- to five-story mixed-use building to include 52 apartments and more than 5,500 square feet of ground-floor retail space. The property […]

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SWAT swarms abandoned house on Plymouth twice

SWAT swarms abandoned house on Plymouth twice

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The LAPD Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT) was deployed to an abandoned property on the 300 block of N. Plymouth Blvd. Nov. 15 for a six-hour standoff between police and a squatter. A week later, Nov. 23, the team was deployed again to the same address. In the first incident, officers were called to […]

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Larchmont Village and La Brea-Hancock residents cheer Planning Dept.

Larchmont Village and La Brea-Hancock residents cheer Planning Dept.

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

If there were one theme that predominated at the recent Dept. of City Planning open house and public hearing regarding several residential neighborhoods, including Larchmont Village and La Brea-Hancock, it was constituent appreciation for the inclusive work and effective outreach of the city planning staff. At the Claude Pepper Senior Center on La Cienega Blvd. […]

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Paramount 25-year master plan is moving forward

Paramount 25-year master plan is moving forward

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The new Master Plan for Paramount Pictures received its first public hearing on May 16 as part of the city’s approval process, with more than 100 people in attendance. Held at the First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood, the three-hour meeting was a chance for the Dept. of City Planning to obtain testimony on the project’s […]

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Questions on Paramount plan loom large

Questions on Paramount plan loom large

| December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following the close of the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) comment period for Paramount’s Hollywood Project, some residents are left with more questions than answers. “Paramount’s project includes building a parking structure next to the building I live in,” says Greg DeGraf, a Bronson Ave. resident. DeGraf’s Larchmont Village apartment, where he has lived for the […]

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Homes on Wilton to be torn down for apartments

Homes on Wilton to be torn down for apartments

| July 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

A modern-looking apartment building is in the works to replace nine bungalows on the 500 block of N. Wilton Pl. Developer Frost/Chaddock seeks to build 88 apartments in four wings after demolishing the 1920s homes that line the western side of the block, between Clinton St. and Maplewood Ave. The new building’s “four residential wings” […]

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