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Opinion: Support for the WeHo Sports Festival Means WeHo’s Special Events Policy Is Toothless

Opinion: Support for the WeHo Sports Festival Means WeHo’s Special Events Policy Is Toothless

Scott Schmidt argues that the city shouldn't support such an event, which is outside the city, without questioning the event organizer’s...

Tue, Jul 18, 2017 with 3 Comments
Scott Svonkin, Contentious Former WeHo Council Deputy, Accused of Verbally Abusing Fellow College Board Member

Scott Svonkin, Contentious Former WeHo Council Deputy, Accused of Verbally Abusing Fellow College Board Member

Scott Svonkin, a former West Hollywood City Council deputy who is said to have gotten into altercations with coworkers while in that job,...

Tue, Jul 18, 2017 with 0 Comments
WeHo City Council Largely Supports Hosted Short-Term Rentals

WeHo City Council Largely Supports Hosted Short-Term Rentals

But members questioned whether short-term apartments rentals should be permitted without a landlord's written approval and whether there...

Tue, Jul 18, 2017 with 8 Comments
City Council Will Consider Allowing Short-Term Rentals Where Owner or Tenant Is Present

City Council Will Consider Allowing Short-Term Rentals Where Owner or Tenant Is Present

The West Hollywood City Council will consider on Monday whether to amend the city’s strict ban on short-term rentals to allow them in...

Sat, Jul 15, 2017 with 18 Comments
A Weed Lounge? A Cannabis Candy Shop? A Marijuana Manufacturer?

A Weed Lounge? A Cannabis Candy Shop? A Marijuana Manufacturer?

With the statewide legalization of recreational marijuana next year, the options seem unlimited for WeHo, but the city must choose, license...

Mon, Jul 10, 2017 with 2 Comments
WeHo City Council Will Weed Through Cannabis Regulation Options on  Monday

WeHo City Council Will Weed Through Cannabis Regulation Options on Monday

The West Hollywood City Council will devote most of its Monday meeting to a study session regarding the regulation of cannabis sales in the...

Fri, Jul 07, 2017 with 0 Comments
Proposed Use of 8500 Sunset Buildings for Corporate ‘Extended Stays’ Would Violate WeHo Law

Proposed Use of 8500 Sunset Buildings for Corporate ‘Extended Stays’ Would Violate WeHo Law

If you’re looking for a place for a luxurious extended stay in West Hollywood that you or your employer can write off on your taxes, you...

Wed, Jul 05, 2017 with 18 Comments
WeHo City Hall Releases Statement Supporting Impeachment of Donald Trump

WeHo City Hall Releases Statement Supporting Impeachment of Donald Trump

The City of West Hollywood has issued a press release announcing the City Council’s call for the U.S. House of Representatives to...

Thu, Jun 29, 2017 with 10 Comments
WeHo City Council Moves Meeting to July 10 for Session on Marijuana Regulation

WeHo City Council Moves Meeting to July 10 for Session on Marijuana Regulation

The West Hollywood City Council will not hold its regular meeting this coming Monday, part of the long Fourth of July Day weekend. ...

Wed, Jun 28, 2017 with 1 Comment
Opinion: How can we better engage residents in creating West Hollywood?

Opinion: How can we better engage residents in creating West Hollywood?

I find making appointments to our city’s commissions and advisory boards one of the most challenging responsibilities of serving on the...

Thu, Jun 22, 2017 with 28 Comments
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