Tag: Windsor Square Association

Native plants used in new look for traffic triangle

Native plants used in new look for traffic triangle

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Norton triangle, a traffic island on Sixth St., has undergone a landscaping renovation that features plantings that will be self-sufficient once established. Larry Guzin, president, said the Windsor Square Association board of directors first began planning a renewal of the Norton triangle in 2011. However, the project—which took years to gain the city’s approval—was […]

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Bungalow appeal denied; heading to City Council

Bungalow appeal denied; heading to City Council

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The owner of the Larchmont Bungalow was denied an appeal for a zone change Jan. 27 by the Planning and Land Use Management Committee. Committee members Jose Huizar and Mitchell Englander upheld an earlier decision by the Central Area Planning Commission who denied the request for a zone change in October. The matter is expected […]

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Windsor Square streetlight project to add 99 new poles

Windsor Square streetlight project to add 99 new poles

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The good news is: work crews will be installing 99 new streetlights in Windsor Square in the beginning of next year. The bad news is, it took almost eight years to accomplish. Paul Newman, the Windsor Square Association board member who has been overseeing the volunteer committees working with the city’s Bureau of Street Lighting, […]

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Dedication marks completion of Larchmont Blvd. median project

Dedication marks completion of Larchmont Blvd. median project

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

North Larchmont Blvd. medians, featuring Jacaranda trees, agapantha and geranium plants and a monument sign, were dedicated on July 17. The project, spearheaded by Carolyn Ramsay, former chief of staff to Councilman Tom LaBonge, cost $763,000 to date. The Bureau of Street Services began construction in 2013 on the three medians: a 270-foot strip in […]

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North Larchmont Boulevard medians are abloom

North Larchmont Boulevard medians are abloom

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

After months of anticipation, trees and plants are being installed in the median strips at the north entrance to Larchmont Boulevard. The project was awarded grant funds as a part of the 2009 Metro Call for Projects. Community groups also contributed funding, including the Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society, the Windsor Square Association and the […]

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Police patrol, Getty House on Windsor Square agenda

Police patrol, Getty House on Windsor Square agenda

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wilshire Division  Capt. Eric Davis and Olympic Division  Capt. Tina Nieto addressed some 120 homeowners at the annual Windsor Square Association Town Hall meeting Nov. 14 at The Ebell. Senior lead officers Dave Cordova and Joe Pelayo also spoke. Larry Guzin, WSA president, introduced Amy Wakeland, Mayor Eric Garcetti’s wife, who revealed plans for Getty […]

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