Tag: Miracle Mile

Ducks in the Neighborhood

Ducks in the Neighborhood

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s spring and there have been several sitings of ducks in the neighborhood checking out local swimmings pools presumably looking for a suitable place to nest. Now, not surprisingly, we are getting reports of baby ducks. Leslie Gordon, of the LA County Natural History Museum said ducks are not the smartest animals and can make poor […]

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Petersen Museum Wins Design Award

Petersen Museum Wins Design Award

| April 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Petersen Museum won an American Architecture Award from the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design for its exterior and interior redesign, completed in 2015.  The result has actually made it one of the more controversial buildings in LA, but also dramatically sets the museum apart from its brethren on Miracle Mile’s Museum Row. According to the […]

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Miracle Mile – French Inspired Tudor at 915 South Ogden Drive

Miracle Mile – French Inspired Tudor at 915 South Ogden Drive

| April 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sponsored Post: 915 South Ogden Drive Open Tuesday, April 18th from 11 am – 2 pm and Sunday, April 23rd from 2 – 5 pm Located blocks from LACMA & new Metroline, this Tudor with French influence oozes charm.  Dramatic turret entry with stone floors leads to step down living room with beamed ceiling, bottle […]

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City Council Casts Final Approval Vote for Miracle Mile HPOZ

City Council Casts Final Approval Vote for Miracle Mile HPOZ

| March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles City Council this morning voted 13-0 to give its final approval for an Historic Preservation Overlay Zone in the Miracle Mile neighborhood, and to approve boundaries recommended last week by its Planning and Land Use Management Committee.  (Those boundaries restore to the protected area the blocks along Olympic Blvd., and between 8th Street […]

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City Council Vote on Miracle Mile HPOZ Rescheduled for Tuesday, March 28

City Council Vote on Miracle Mile HPOZ Rescheduled for Tuesday, March 28

| March 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, March 21, the City Council Planning and Land Use Management Committee voted to support the proposed Historic Preservation Overlay Zone for the Miracle Mile Neighborhood, and forwarded the matter to the full City Council for its approval at its meeting scheduled for Friday, March 24. On Thursday afternoon, however, City Council Member David […]

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City Council Plum Committee Approves Miracle Mile HPOZ, Re-Expands Map Boundaries

City Council Plum Committee Approves Miracle Mile HPOZ, Re-Expands Map Boundaries

| March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a very big step yesterday, the City Council Planning and Land Use Management Committee approved a proposed Historic Preservation Overlay Zone for the Miracle Mile neighborhood and, at the request of City Council Members David Ryu and Herb Wesson, restored several areas – which had been abruptly removed from the proposed district by the […]

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