November town hall: Short Term Rentals in Our Neighborhood

November town hall:

Short Term Rentals in Our Neighborhood

Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital (2000 Stadium Way)

Come hear representatives from AirBnB and Keep Neighborhoods First discuss the pros & cons of the proposed LA City Short Term Rental Ordinance.  A moderated questions & answers session will follow the panel discussion.

During our town hall meetings, we discuss issues affecting our neighborhood including new Echo Park businesses, land use issues and more. Get out and volunteer, meet neighbors, and let EPIA help with your neighborhood projects like community clean ups, tree plantings, beautification projects, or other city related issues.

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Echo Park town hall Thursday, October 6

The EPIA is hosting our monthly Echo Park Town Hall Forum Thursday, October 6 at 7:00 pm. Join us if you have specific or general concerns regarding criminal activities, development issues, and any quality of life issues.

During our town hall meetings, we discuss issues affecting our neighborhood, including the Echo Park Lake rehab project, new Echo Park businesses, land use issues, amongst others. Get out and volunteer, meet neighbors, and let EPIA help with your neighborhood projects like community clean ups, tree plantings, beautification projects, city related issues, and more.

We have invited representatives from Council Districts 1 and 13, Senior Lead Officers from Northeast and Rampart LAPD Divisions, Select Patrol, and others to discuss your concerns and provide you with helpful information.

All are welcome! Bring yourself, your neighbors, your input, and join us at Barlow Hospital, located at 2000 Stadium Way, in Williams Hall.

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, August 17

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday,August 17, 2016, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    9. Lotus Festival
    10. National Night Out
    11. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015- 3518-DB, ENV-2015- 3519-CE
      2. Remodels vs Demolition
      3. 330 – 332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      4. 1500 W Landa St
      5. 707 Alvarado
      6. 1635 Morton SLSD
      7. 1509 N. Echo Park Avenue CUB
      8. Fargo & Alvarado (4) single family residence project.
      9. 1301 W Sunset Blvd 45 unit Mixed Use Project with SB1818 Density Bonus
      10. Libre, 1606 W. Sunset CUB
      11. Mohawk Collection Adaptive Reuse and CUB
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1003 Everett Street demolition
      5. 1304 EP Avenue Cell Tower
      6. Short Term Rentals Ordinance
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Quintero SLSD
      4. Belmont Street SLSD
      5. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      6. 1201 N Alvarado
      7. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      8. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      9. 1625 West Palo Alto Street (Hotel)
      10. Sage Micro-Brewery CUB
      11. 1650 Echo Park Ave Cell Tower
      12. Echo Park Avenue & Grafton Street
    4. New Business
      1. 1498 Sunset Blvd CUB
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
      1. Raskin Estate
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. Downtown Echo Park BID
    6. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. Elections Committee
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Echo Park Summer Potluck, July 7, 2016

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Bring your favorite dish to share, enjoy the company of your fellow Echo Park neighbors!

All are welcome! Bring yourself, your neighbors, your input, and join us at Barlow Hospital, located at 2000 Stadium Way, in Williams Hall.

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, June 15

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    9. Lotus Festival
    10. National Night Out
    11. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      2. Remodels vs Demolition
      3. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      4. Echo Park Ave & Grafton
      5. 1500 W Landa St
      6. 707 Alvarado
      7. 1635 Morton SLSD
      8. 1509 N. Echo Park Ave CUB (July presentation)
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1003 Everett Street demolition
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Quintero SLSD
      4. Belmont Street SLSD
      5. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      6. 1201 N Alvarado
      7. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      8. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      9. Sage Micro-Brewery CUB
      10. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn
      11. Echo Park Avenue Cell Tower
    4. New Business
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
      1. Raskin Estate
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. Downtown Echo Park BID
    6. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. Elections Committee
    3. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, May 18

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    10. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    11. National Night Out
    12. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Remodels vs Demolition
      4. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      5. Echo Park Ave & Grafton
      6. 1500 W Landa St
      7. 707 Alvarado
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Stories CUB
      4. Quintero SLSD
      5. Belmont Street SLSD
      6. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
      11. Small Lot Ordinance revisions
      12. Sage Micro-Brewery CUB
    4. New Business
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
      1. Raskin Estate
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. Elections Committee
    3. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, April 20

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    10. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    11. National Night Out
    12. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Remodels vs Demolition
      4. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      5. Echo Park Ave & Grafton
      6. 1500 W Landa St
      7. 707 Alvarado
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Stories CUB
      4. Quintero SLSD
      5. Belmont Street SLSD
      6. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
      11. Small Lot Ordinance revisions
      12. Sage Micro-Brewery CUB
    4. New Business
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
      1. Raskin Estate
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, March 16

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, March 16, 2015, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    10. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    11. National Night Out
    12. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Small Lot Ordinance Revisions
      4. Remodels vs Demolition
      5. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      6. Sage CUB
      7. Echo Park Ave & Grafton Street
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1650 Echo Park Ave. Cell Tower
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition and new development
      6. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn – APCW-2015-3313-HD-CU-SPR
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Stories CUB
      4. Quintero SLSD
      5. Belmont Street SLSD
      6. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
    4. New Business
      1. 1500 W Landa St
      2. 707 N. Alvarado
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Dodgers Stadium Opening Day Community Forum

 

The Dodgers Opening Day game is scheduled for Tuesday, April 12 at 1:10 pm. Opening Day always brings a lot of stress to the neighborhood.

The EPIA has invited representatives from the Dodgers, LAPD, LADOT, Park Rangers, Select Patrol and City Council Districts 1 and 13 to present this year’s Opening Day Plan and address your questions and concerns.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS and make sure you attend on Thursday, March 3 at 7:00 pm.

All are welcome! Bring yourself, your neighbors, your input, and join us at Barlow Hospital, located at 2000 Stadium Way, in Williams Hall.

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Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, February 17

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, February 17, 2015, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. Cirque de Soleil Shows
      2. CUB Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. Homeless Count
    10. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    11. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    12. National Night Out
    13. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Small Lot Ordinance Revisions
      4. Remodels vs Demolition
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1650 Echo Park Ave. Cell Tower
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition and new development
      6. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn – APCW-2015-3313-HD-CU-SPR
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      4. Stories CUB
      5. Quintero SLSD
      6. Belmont Street SLSD
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
    4. New Business
      1. Proposed Development 330 – 332 N. Patton St.
      2. Sage CUB
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn