Meeting Date: 4/18/17 6:00 pm

Meeting Type: Regular

Location: Hollywood United Methodist Church, 6817 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068


I.     Call to order and welcome.

II.    Approval of March 14, 2016 minutes

III.   Area 3 Planning and Land Use

6615 -6619 Hollywood Boulevard – The Dudes Brewing Company

The Dudes Brewing Company is a Torrance based brewery as well as restaurant operator.

The Dudes Brewing Company has applied to the City’s Planning Department for a conditional use permit, as well as a zoning variance, to open a restaurant as a tasting room in conjunction with a 7.850 square foot restaurant at this site. The proposal is sell beer and wine for on-site consumption, and beer for off-site consumption. There would be 124 interior seats and 95 exterior seats on a second floor rooftop patio. There would be an additional 18 seats on a 395 square foot outdoor dining area. The proposed hours of operation would be 8 a.m. daily to 12:30 a.m. daily. The proposed hours for alcohol sales would be from 11 a.m. to midnight daily.

The requested variance is to ask the City’s Planning Department for permission to install a bowling alley.

IV.   Area 3 / Area 3 Transportation issues

Topics to be discussed include traffic, parking, Uber/Lyft/Waze, public transportation, biking, pedestrian issues and any other topics affecting Area 3 and Area 4.

V.    Old Business; New Business

VI.   Public Comments: comments from the public on agenda items and non-agenda items within the Committee’s subject matter jurisdiction.

VII.  Decision on next meeting date(s)

VIII. Adjournment

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