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CD4 Updates Miracle Mile HPOZ Query Letter…and Schedules Town Hall Meeting

CD4 Updates Miracle Mile HPOZ Query Letter…and Schedules Town Hall Meeting

| February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Last week, the Buzz reported that – because of ongoing disputes regarding a proposed Historic Preservation Overlay Zone for the Miracle Mile neighborhood, and claims from both those in favor and those opposed that they represent the majority of residents – City Council Member David Ryu was planning to send out a query letter to all residents […]

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Renters Protest Buildings’ Removal from Proposed Miracle Mile HPOZ

Renters Protest Buildings’ Removal from Proposed Miracle Mile HPOZ

| February 8, 2017 | 3 Comments

On Monday, February 6, more than 30 renters who live on the blocks between Wilshire Blvd. and 8th Street in the Miracle Mile area met with City Council District 4 Planning Deputy Julia Duncan to protest the recent removal – at a January City Planning Commission hearing – of their homes from a proposed Miracle Mile Historic […]

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Miracle Mile HPOZ Discussions Ramp Up as PLUM Hearing Nears

Miracle Mile HPOZ Discussions Ramp Up as PLUM Hearing Nears

| February 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

In anticipation of a critical City Council Plum Committee hearing on the proposed Miracle Mile HPOZ, which could be scheduled at any time, both pro- and anti-HPOZ forces are marshaling their forces and vying for community support. Back in December, the City Planning Commission (CPC) voted to support a proposed Historic Preservation Overlay Zone (HPOZ) […]

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City Planning Commission Votes to Support Miracle Mile HPOZ

City Planning Commission Votes to Support Miracle Mile HPOZ

| December 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Map of the northern part of the proposed Miracle Mile HPOZ area, including the blocks north of 8th Street, which the CPC yesterday voted to exclude from the protected district. On Thursday, December 8, the City Planning Commission voted 5-3 to support an Historic Preservation Overlay Zone for the Miracle Mile neighborhood, and to support […]

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Shop Small in Miracle Mile and Sycamore Square Today

Shop Small in Miracle Mile and Sycamore Square Today

| November 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

We’ve told you a lot about the Larchmont Blvd. businesses participating in Small Business Saturday events today…but local establishments in the Miracle Mile and Sycamore Square neighborhoods – many of which have been hard hit by subway construction and the associated loss of parking in recent months – are hoping folks will join in supporting […]

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Proposed Miracle Mile HPOZ Preservation Plan Undergoes Re-Tooling

Proposed Miracle Mile HPOZ Preservation Plan Undergoes Re-Tooling

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

At the annual meeting of the Miracle Mile Residential Association on Saturday, November 5, one of the major topics slated for discussion was the current status of the neighborhood’s proposed Historic Preservation Overlay Zone…and, more specifically, the draft of a Preservation Plan that would govern building projects in the HPOZ, if adopted. A first draft […]

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