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Beverly Hills City Council Approves a Rate Hike that Will Hit WeHo

Beverly Hills City Council Approves a Rate Hike that Will Hit WeHo

WeHo City Councilmember Lauren Meister, who has long questioned the 25% surcharge residents on WeHo's Westside pay for Beverly Hills water,...

Wed, Dec 06, 2017 with 3 Comments
Could More ‘Granny Flats’ Mean Less Housing? What Is a ‘Live/Work’ Space? The WeHo City Council Debates

Could More ‘Granny Flats’ Mean Less Housing? What Is a ‘Live/Work’ Space? The WeHo City Council Debates

Like most in California, West Hollywood struggles with a housing shortage and anger at over-development.

Tue, Dec 05, 2017 with 1 Comment
What’s WeHo Doing About the Homeless? Here’s What I’ve Learned

What’s WeHo Doing About the Homeless? Here’s What I’ve Learned

Last week's community forum on homeless, hosted by Councilmember Lauren Meister, offered a useful look into the complexity of the situation...

Mon, Dec 04, 2017 with 10 Comments
City Councilmember Meister Will Host Forum on Homelessness on Thursday

City Councilmember Meister Will Host Forum on Homelessness on Thursday

City Councilmember Lauren Meister will host a community forum to discuss homelessness in West Hollywood on Thursday. The forum will be...

Mon, Nov 27, 2017 with 10 Comments
Goodbye Ceremony for WeHo Human Services & Rent Stabilization Director Elizabeth Savage

Goodbye Ceremony for WeHo Human Services & Rent Stabilization Director Elizabeth Savage

West Hollywood’s City Hall staff said goodbye to one of its most beloved employees Thursday as Elizabeth Savage retired. A 22-year...

Fri, Nov 10, 2017 with 3 Comments
Beverly Hills Grants WeHo’s Request for a Hold on Water Rate Increase

Beverly Hills Grants WeHo’s Request for a Hold on Water Rate Increase

The 30-day delay will allow the City of West Hollywood to study the long-standing 25% surcharge Beverly Hills charges water customers on...

Wed, Nov 08, 2017 with 7 Comments
Proposed Beverly Hills Water Rate Hike Raises Questions about What WeHo Pays

Proposed Beverly Hills Water Rate Hike Raises Questions about What WeHo Pays

A plan by the Beverly Hills City Council to consider a water rate increase next week has raised questions from West Hollywood residents...

Mon, Oct 30, 2017 with 5 Comments
Larry Block’s Paean to Jeanne Dobrin, and Her Thanks to Her Friends

Larry Block’s Paean to Jeanne Dobrin, and Her Thanks to Her Friends

Jeanne Dobrin, a resident of West Hollywood for 42 years, is known for her civic activism and a long and complicated relationship with the...

Mon, Oct 16, 2017 with 6 Comments
Take a Knee? WeHo City Council Takes a Pass

Take a Knee? WeHo City Council Takes a Pass

Take a knee? The West Hollywood City Council decided instead to take a pass. City Councilmember Lauren Meister and her colleagues stood...

Mon, Oct 02, 2017 with 4 Comments
Should the West Hollywood City Council “Take a Knee” on Monday?

Should the West Hollywood City Council “Take a Knee” on Monday?

Should the West Hollywood City Council “take a knee” on Monday? That’s the provocative question raised by City Councilmember...

Sat, Sep 30, 2017 with 36 Comments
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