Archive for the 'Architecture & Planning' Category

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90 Years of the Cherokee Building

The history of the Cherokee Building (located at 6646 Hollywood Boulevard) mirrors the history of Hollywood itself and captures the symbiotic relationship between the city of Los Angeles and the birth of the film industry. It was built in 1927,… read more

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Let’s Address Measure S

An important discussion on Measure S will be led by Matthew Fienup, Executive Director of California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Research and Forecasting (CERF) on February 1st at 6.30 pm. This discussion, which will take place at 6565 Sunset… read more

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Dream Hotel is Coming to Hollywood

The Dream Hotel Group has created iconic hotels in destinations like New York City, Miami, and Bangkok. Now the brand is expanding to Hollywood, with a completely new building currently under construction at Selma Ave. and Cahuenga Blvd. (Hollywood is… read more

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Touring The Neighborhood

A Starline van pulled up in front of the BID headquarters this week. But no one was selling tours of the movie star homes or promised any celebrity sightings.  Instead, six board members from the two boards who manage the… read more

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Calling All Artists!

The Hollywood Entertainment District in partnership with the Hollywood Arts Council is seeking submissions for an LA artist to create artwork for 10 utility boxes along the world-famous Walk of Fame! The chosen artist will receive a $2,000 stipend for final designs. Artwork… read more

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Hollywood Community Plan – The Sequel

A walk through the newsletter archives reveals a front page article in the July 2012 issue of HEDLine News. The title proclaims, “Hollywood Community Plan Passes” and describes the long eight-year journey to the unanimous approval by the Los Angeles… read more

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Pop-Up Park Feedback Highlights

On May 20th, the Sunset & Vine District officially launched Hollywood Pop! with a community event, complete with food, music, and fun. The semi-permanent pop-up, commissioned by the BID and design-built by LA-Más, is a park installation and a year-long living… read more

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Hollywood Pop-Up Park to Open May 20

Hollywood Pop!, a semi-permanent pop-up park, to open with a neighborhood event; park is a pilot demonstration project intended to explore the future of public space in Hollywood Hollywood Pop!, a new pop-up park opening at the corner of Selma… read more