Opinion: ‘Alternative Facts’ Surface in the Debate Over the 8150 Sunset Project

Opinion: ‘Alternative Facts’ Surface in the Debate Over the 8150 Sunset Project

Is Donald Trump the investor behind the controversial project at 8150 Sunset Blvd.? Do "alternative facts" matter? Some opponents of...

Mon, Feb 13, 2017 with 15 Comments
Lytton Savings Building: Frank Gehry Argues for ‘Creating New Buildings for a New Generation of Activities.

Lytton Savings Building: Frank Gehry Argues for ‘Creating New Buildings for a New Generation of Activities.

Frank Gehry is the architect engaged by Townscape Partners to design the 8150 Sunset Blvd. project. The project has attracted attention,...

Thu, Dec 01, 2016 with 5 Comments
L.A. Conservancy Sues Los Angeles Over Lytton Savings Building Preservation

L.A. Conservancy Sues Los Angeles Over Lytton Savings Building Preservation

In the latest effort to preserve the Lytton Savings Bank building, the Los Angeles Conservancy today filed a lawsuit in L.A. Superior Court...

Thu, Dec 01, 2016 with 5 Comments
WeHo Strikes a Deal with Townscape and Supports 8150 Sunset Project

WeHo Strikes a Deal with Townscape and Supports 8150 Sunset Project

The City of West Hollywood has withdrawn its opposition to the controversial 8150 Sunset Blvd. high-rise retail and residential project...

Wed, Oct 26, 2016 with 17 Comments
L.A. City Councilmember David Ryu Presses for Changes in 8150 Sunset Project

L.A. City Councilmember David Ryu Presses for Changes in 8150 Sunset Project

The controversial 8150 Sunset Blvd. project will go before the Los Angeles City Council's Planning and Land Use Management Committee on...

Fri, Oct 21, 2016 with 0 Comments
Opinion: Let’s Keep Fighting 8150 Sunset Blvd.

Opinion: Let’s Keep Fighting 8150 Sunset Blvd.

I have been a resident of West Hollywood for the past 30 years. I live just south of Sunset Boulevard across the street from the Chateau...

Fri, Sep 30, 2016 with 22 Comments
L.A. Cultural Commission Gives Its Blessing to Lytton Savings

L.A. Cultural Commission Gives Its Blessing to Lytton Savings

The Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission has voted to declare the Lytton Savings Building, located on the site of a controversial...

Tue, Sep 20, 2016 with 5 Comments
Townscape Partners Faces Possible Delay on One Controversial Project and May Be Cashing in on Another

Townscape Partners Faces Possible Delay on One Controversial Project and May Be Cashing in on Another

The L.A. Cultural Heritage Commission is considering designating 8150 Sunset as a culturally significant property. Meanwhile Townscape has...

Fri, Aug 05, 2016 with 11 Comments
L.A. Planning Commission Approves 8150 Sunset Project

L.A. Planning Commission Approves 8150 Sunset Project

Townscape Partners was asked to add ten more affordable units in exchange for approval of a project that is three times the permitted...

Fri, Jul 29, 2016 with 18 Comments
LA Councilmember David Ryu Raises Questions about 8150 Sunset Project

LA Councilmember David Ryu Raises Questions about 8150 Sunset Project

Los Angeles City Council member David Ryu is raising questions about the controversial development project at 8150 Sunset Boulevard on his...

Mon, May 16, 2016 with 21 Comments
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