Tag: Larchmont Business Improvement District
Windsor Square Association Urges Consensus for Tree Removal and Replacement Plan for Larchmont Blvd.
Last month, we reported on the Larchmont BID’s plan to remove and replace the Ficus trees on Larchmont Blvd. This week the Windsor Square Association sent a letter to CD 4 Councilmember David Ryu asking him to prevent the City from issuing permits to remove any trees on Larchmont Blvd. “Our association believes the City should […]
It was hard to miss the workers trimming trees on Larchmont in the Village between First Street and Beverly Blvd. on Thursday. “We trim the trees every year,” said Heather Boylston, a spokesperson for the Larchmont Business Improvement District (BID). According to Boylston, it’s a huge expense that the BID has taken on for many […]
CD 4 Councilmember David Ryu’s office has arranged for three electric vehicle chargers to be installed in the City parking lot on Larchmont Blvd. before the end of the year, according to an announcement sent out this week by Tom Kneafsey, President of the Larchmont Blvd. Business Improvement District. According to Kneafsey, the BID requested […]
The ordinary grey metal utility boxes on Larchmont Blvd, usually a magnet for graffiti, have recently been elevated to street art, thanks to a grant from the Larchmont Business Improvement District (BID). Local artist and art teacher Ann Bridges was selected by the BID to decorate the boxes. Her work appears on several other utility boxes […]
Larchmont sidewalks might finally get fixed! CD4 has approved an application for $15,000 from the Larchmont Business Improvement District (BID) to fund a plan to repair sidewalks and replace the street trees on Larchmont Blvd. According to the application, the funds will be used to hire a landscape architect to develop a plan that “will […]
The annual Larchmont Boulevard Holiday Open House is this Sunday, Dec. 7th from noon to 5 pm on the boulevard, spanning both North Larchmont (Beverly to Melrose) and Beverly to 1st Street. This year Santa will visit revelers up and down the street, giving youngsters an opportunity to interact with St. Nick without waiting in […]