Archive for January, 2018

Letter of Determination Now Available for Commercial Cannabis Signage Ordinance (CPC-2017-4546-CA)

January 26th, 2018

Dear Interested Parties,

The Department of City Planning has prepared the Letter of Determination for the proposed Commercial Cannabis Signage Ordinance (CPC-2017-4546-CA). On December 21, 2017, the City Planning Commission recommended that the City Council adopt the proposed ordinance. The Letter of Determination serves as an official record of the Commission’s action and includes the text of the proposed ordinance as amended by the Commission. The Letter of Determination is attached to this message.
The ordinance will be considered next by the Rules, Elections and Intergovernmental Relations (Rules) Committee of the City Council. The date of the hearing has not yet been determined. There are still several steps remaining in the adoption process, including:
  • Consideration of the ordinance by the City Council’s Rules Committee;

Appeal Fees

January 21st, 2018
Council File: 09-0969

Reports from Department of City Planning (DCP) and City Attorney, and draft Ordinance relative to amending Sections 19.00 through 19.10 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code to update application and appeal fees to decrease the DCP’s reliance on the City’s General Fund. (Also referred to Budget and Finance Committee.)

Fiscal Impact Statement: No.

Community Impact Statement: Yes, by the Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council, Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council, Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council, Echo Park Neighborhood Council (formerly Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council), Empowerment Congress North Area Neighborhood Council, Harbor Gateway North Neighborhood Council, Historic Highland Park Neighborhood Council, Northwest San Pedro Neighborhood Council, and Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council.

Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance @ PLUM

January 21st, 2018

Council File: 16-1045

The new Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance will be at PLUM on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.   If you have an interest in this ordiance, please plan to particpate at the meeting.

Link to PLUM agenda:


Categorical Exemption under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Section 15061(b)(3) and related CEQA findings, reports from the Los Angeles City Planning Commission and City Attorney, draft Ordinance relative to amending Sections 12.03, 12.09 A.3 and 12.22 C.27 of