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Annual Homeless Count Needs You

Annual Homeless Count Needs You

| January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

For most of us, solving the problem of homelessness is overwhelming. But this week there is something you can do that really will make a difference – volunteer to help with the city’s annual homeless count on Thursday, January 26th from 8-11 p.m.  Annually, the Los Angeles Homeless Services Agency (LAHSA) conducts an on-the-ground census of men, […]

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GWNC Acts on Land Use Applications and Forms Committee for Neighborhood Purpose Grants

GWNC Acts on Land Use Applications and Forms Committee for Neighborhood Purpose Grants

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

At its December meeting, the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council (GWNC) voted overwhelmingly to support the recommendations of its Land Use Committee in opposing one project but supporting several others. GWNC board members voted to oppose an application to demolish a duplex on one lot, divide it into four small lots and construct four new single-family dwellings, […]

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GWNC Votes to Support Restaurant-Bar Over Residents’ Objections

GWNC Votes to Support Restaurant-Bar Over Residents’ Objections

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last week, the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council voted to support an application for a Conditional Use Beverage (CUB) permit  for a restaurant and bar at 6033-6035 Melrose Avenue…over objections from a handful of residents who live nearby and are concerned that late night operations (until 2 a.m.) would be noisy and create parking problems in their […]

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GWNC Land Use Committee Weighs in on Local Projects

GWNC Land Use Committee Weighs in on Local Projects

| October 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

At the October meeting of the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council’s Land Use Committee last night, the committee voted to recommend that the full GWNC board support three local land use projects. They are An application for a permit to allow the sale of a full line of alcoholic beverages at a new restaurant at 6063-6065 W. […]

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GWNC Land Use Committee Hears Two New Proposals; Votes on Demo Application

GWNC Land Use Committee Hears Two New Proposals; Votes on Demo Application

| September 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

At the September meeting of the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council‘s Land Use Committee last night, the group heard presentations on two new applications – one for a permit to sell a full line of alcoholic beverages at a new restaurant at 6063-6065 Melrose Ave., and one to demolish two existing homes and build a new […]

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Residents Want Solutions to Highland Avenue Traffic at GWNC Transportation Town Hall

Residents Want Solutions to Highland Avenue Traffic at GWNC Transportation Town Hall

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dozens of interested and frustrated residents on Highland Avenue turned out Wednesday evening to a Town Hall organized by the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council’s Transportation Committee pressing City officials for solutions to calming the traffic on Highland Avenue. The street, actually an extension of state road 170, is a major north-south street that runs through the center […]

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