Meeting Date: 09/10/14 06:00 PM
Meeting Type: Regular
Location: William & Ariel Durant Public Library
Details: All items before the PLUM Committee on this agenda are subject to a motion and a vote.
4. 6507 Hollywood Blvd. (area 3) – Spinellis Pizza
PLUM Meeting 9/10/14
PLUM committee attendees
Brian Dyer, Area 3
Barbara Witkin, Area 7
Call to order: 6:02 PM
Review minutes not available
General comments PLUM committee members
Witkin says Crescent Heights project is not yet solidified.
Dyer reports 1850 Whitley Ave, a non-commercial space, has a “for rent” sign for possible retailer. Koplin says upcoming meeting to deal with this issue.
6507 Hollywood Blvd.
Spinelli’s Pizza seeks conditional use permit for beer and wine sales, 11 AM to 2 AM. A number of votes taken amending hours allowed and conditions. Geoghan points out a “pizza by the slice” establishment is not a “restaurant” and that LAPD wants less liquor served on Hollywood Blvd. Motion by Geoghan to not grant permit, seconded by Koplin. Motion carried (3 yes, 1 no, 0 abstention).
2100 Laurel Canyon Blvd.
Proposed to expand existing restaurant into retail space. Tabled until Area 8 meeting yet to be scheduled.
1339 N. Fuller
Fuller Estates seeks to demolish single-family home and erect four single-family dwellings. Witkin says the council office is against terraces facing front as planned. Also nearby homeowners tend to complain about the noise factor from rooftop decks. Keegan says she has concerns regarding the garage, claims driveway is too tight, also says there is insufficient storage, no guest parking. Trash collection is an unresolved issue. Dyer wants overhangs to be quake proof. Witkin asks about plans for garden maintenance. Gagen says views will be blocked by building height. Koplin asks developers to run plans by neighbors on this bloc, developers plan to. Koplin also suggests 3 units and not 4 would solve many of these problems.
1349 N. Gardner
Developer seeks to demolish single-family home and erect four single-family dwellings. Amended plan presented. Trash, parking, rooftop issues resolved. Motion to approve by Katz. Second by Geoghan. Vote yes unanimous.
1619 N. LaBrea
Hollywood 180 Holdco seeks conditional use permit for sale of alcohol at three on-site restaurants. Restaurants do not current exist. Koplin says we need more information before committee can make any kind of a decision.
ADJOURN: 7:52 PM