Archive for September, 2015

Short-Term Rentals Listening Sessions Scheduled

September 18th, 2015

The Department of City Planning would like to invite you and your neighbors to one of three community listening sessions we are holding on the issue of short-term rentals, sometimes known as home sharing or vacation rentals. Short term rental is generally defined as a residence that is rented to a visitor or guest for less than 30 days.

The three meetings will be held in West Los Angeles, North Hollywood and Downtown on September 29th, October 1st and October 3rd respectively. The meetings will be an opportunity to learn about the issue and provide input that will help shape the City’s regulations regarding short terms rentals.
The City Council has directed the Department of City Planning to hold these meetings and then prepare and present an ordinance governing short-term rentals in Los Angeles. Th (more…)

Sidewalk Vending Survey

September 14th, 2015

The City is doing a survey to measure community support of or opposition to a proposed ordinance to legalize sidewalk vending.   If this is a topic of interest or concern to you, you may wish to respond to the survey which can be found at: