Archive for December, 2015

Unapproved Dwelling Units Draft Ordinance

December 21st, 2015

The City has released the draft ordinance for Unapproved Dwelling Units.  You can review the documents from this link.

At the January 9, 2016 PlanCheckNC meeting Matthew Glesne from the City Planning Department will be our speaker on this topic.  Please join us to find out more about this important ordinance.  Comment deadline is Jan. 22.


Proposed Amendment to the Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance

December 20th, 2015

This notice is to inform you of a public hearing for case number CPC-2015-4499-CA, a proposed amendment to the Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance that has been initiated by the Director of Planning. The proposed ordinance seeks to amend Section 12.22-C,27 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code to require greater front and rear yard setbacks, create a division of land process for “adaptive reuse” small lot projects, and add an incidental administrative clearance process and establish design standards for small lot subdivision projects.

Linked here are the following

(1) Hearing Notice
(2) Small Lot Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Sheet
(3) Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance Draft Amendments

Please direct your written comments via email or questions to Jane Choi, City Planner, at jane.choi@lacity.orgor (213) 978-1379.