Archive for April, 2016

LADBS Newsletters

April 29th, 2016

The April issue of the LADBS Newsletter is available from this link: shot 2016-04-29 at 9.59.49 AM

Second Dwelling Unit (SDU) Ordinace – Staff Report and CPC Hearing

April 28th, 2016

Please find the attached Staff Recommendation Report from the Department of City Planning regarding the proposed Second Dwelling Unit (SDU) repeal ordinance (CPC-2016-1245-CA). The ordinance would repeal subsections 12.24 W.43 and 12.24 W.44 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code (LAMC) for the purpose of complying with state law AB 1866 on Second Dwelling Units and grandfathering Second Dwelling Units permitted since June 23, 2003.

The item will be considered at the 5/12/16 meeting of the City Planning Commission, which will be held at 8:30 AM at City Hall, Board of Public Works Rm 350, at 200 N. Spring Street, 90012. We welcome your attendance and comments.

Written comments may be sent to the City Planning Commission by following the policy described here.


CPC-2016-1245-CA package

re:code LA Virtual Forum is April 26 @ 7 p.m.

April 22nd, 2016

Opportunity to participate in the Public Forum from the convenience of your own computer but you must sign up.

Thank you to everyone who’s joined us so far at our 2016 Public Forums!
If you weren’t able to attend any of our in-person forums or have more questions you want to ask our team, it’s not too late.

We will be hosting a Virtual Forum on April 26th at (more…)

BMO Draft Amendment Released

April 22nd, 2016

The preliminary draft amendment (BMO/BHO) to the LAMC to establish new regulations for all single-family zoned properties, including RA, RE, RS, and R1 Zones.

PROPOSED PROJECT: A proposed ordinance amending the Los Angeles Municipal Code to establish new regulations for all single-family zoned properties including the RA, RE, RS, and R1 Zones.  PURPOSE: The purpose of the hearing is to obtain testimony from affected and/or interested persons regarding this project. The hearing will be conducted by a Hearing Officer who will consider oral testimony and any written communication received regarding this proposed Code amendment, as well as the merits of the draft ordinance as it relates to existing land use regulations. After the hearing, a recommendation report will be prepared for consideration by the City Planning Commission at a later date.

Please submit comments to: Niall Huffman Neighbor (more…)

Home-Sharing Ordinance (HSO) – Draft released

April 15th, 2016

The Los Angeles Department of City Planning is pleased to present the proposed Home-Sharing Ordinance (HSO), which addresses the issue of short-term rentals in the City of Los Angeles (per CF 16-1435-S2). Attached you will find the draft Ordinance, the Public Hearing notice as well as a Quick Guide/FAQ to help understand the basics of the proposal.

The Home-Sharing ordinance will be presented for public comment at a Public Hearing on Saturday May 21 at 1 (more…)

reCode Public Forum

April 6th, 2016

Screen shot 2016-02-22 at 11.33.14 AMreCode Public Form this Saturday in the Harbor at Peck Park Community, 560 N. Western Ave., San Pedro, CA 90732