Can a bumbling L.A. City Council revive the local street art form?
Life beneath a cell phone tower? Updated October 12 with a victory for the neighbors, on the next page. A mini-rebellion is brewing in one Los Angeles neighborhood against plans to construct an AT&T cell-phone tower on top of a condominium, even though the site, which borders Beverly Hills, ... More >>
Many children being raised in L.A.'s hip, new freeway-adjacent housing are damaged for life
The Los Angeles Planning Commission voted today to adopt a new sign ordinance that would prohibit brightly-lit digital billboards and giant vinyl supergraphics citywide but allow them in 21 potential sign districts. The commission also voted to establish a city task force to annually review the im ... More >>
Critics assail a Swiss cheese vision that allows massive sign proliferation
The Los Angeles Planning Commission today put off voting for a plan that would regulate all new billboards and commercial signs in the city. The decision was made after a four-hour City Hall meeting in which dozens of anti-clutter activists, sign companies, business owners and lawyers complained tha ... More >>
City Hall canít cope as L.A. neighborhoods get hit by taggers gone wild