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L.A. Superior Court Rules in Favor of L.A. Conservancy in Lytton Savings Preservation

L.A. Superior Court Rules in Favor of L.A. Conservancy in Lytton Savings Preservation

The ruling is likely to force Townscape Partners to find a way to incorporate the bank building into the Frank Gehry-designed project.

Wed, Apr 26, 2017 with 7 Comments
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
L.A. City Council Designates Lytton Savings Building as Historical Cultural Monument

L.A. City Council Designates Lytton Savings Building as Historical Cultural Monument

The designation will delay construction of the 8150 Sunset project, but it's unclear what impact it will ultimately have on the Lytton...

Tue, Dec 13, 2016 with 12 Comments
L.A. City Council on Tuesday Will Vote on Lytton Savings Building Status

L.A. City Council on Tuesday Will Vote on Lytton Savings Building Status

The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday will decide whether to grant the Lytton Saving Bank building status as an historic cultural...

Mon, Dec 12, 2016 with 4 Comments
WeHo City Council Meeting Centers on Controversial Townscape Developments

WeHo City Council Meeting Centers on Controversial Townscape Developments

The developer's projects at 8150 Sunset and 8899 Beverly, and its financial contributions to City Council campaigns, dominated public...

Tue, Dec 06, 2016 with 4 Comments
New Lawsuits Filed in 8150 Sunset Project, Including One Against WeHo

New Lawsuits Filed in 8150 Sunset Project, Including One Against WeHo

Two new lawsuits have been filed against the City of Los Angeles and one has been filed against the City of West Hollywood over the...

Sun, Dec 04, 2016 with 13 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
L.A. Council Planning Committee to Consider Historic Designation for Lytton Savings

L.A. Council Planning Committee to Consider Historic Designation for Lytton Savings

The Planning and Land Use Committee of the L.A. City Council on Tuesday will consider whether to designate the Lytton Savings building a...

Mon, Nov 21, 2016 with 3 Comments
Judge Rejects West Hollywood West Appeal of City Decision on 8899 Beverly Project

Judge Rejects West Hollywood West Appeal of City Decision on 8899 Beverly Project

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge today denied a petition by the West Hollywood West Residents Association to overturn the WeHo City...

Wed, Nov 09, 2016 with 6 Comments
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