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Legado and City of Redondo Beach Settlement Agreement

Legado and City of Redondo Beach Settlement Agreement

Here it is folks, the settlement agreement!! Looks like Legado will break off the Hotel and sell it, separate from the property. To outline:  Legado will reduce traffic from the project to “less than significant”.  Commercial sq feet will be brought down to 21,539. This is a reduction of 2,261…

PRESS ALERT Save The Riviera

PRESS ALERT Save The Riviera

  ‐‐‐ Press Release ‐‐‐ June 15, 2016 Since Fall of 2014, Redondo Beach residents have been fighting against the over-development of the Hollywood Riviera area. Save the Riviera, a grassroots community network, was formed in the fall of 2014 and has worked to educate and mobilize the community on…

Legado Project in Redondo Beach

Legado Project in Redondo Beach

What is Legado? Legado is a company proposing a 146 apartment unit project, with 23,800 sq ft of commercial, in addition to a Hotel that currently sits on the site. Essentially, they want to almost TRIPLE the amount of development that currently sits on the land. The site is on…

LEGADO RETURNS! JUNE 14TH 6:00PM!

City Council JUNE 14th This is a call to action, please mark your calendars for JUNE 14th 6:00pm. Legado returns, to bring their traffic, density and side kick: bulldozers! STOP LEGADO REDONDO Density: Legado is still proposing up to 146 apartment units. This is simply too much! Traffic: The current…

Education Initiative; Mixed Use in Redondo Beach. Part 2 of 9

Education Initiative; Mixed Use in Redondo Beach. Part 2 of 9

Part 2 (9.5 minutes): Zoning/Codes; Single Use vs. Mixed Use Planning; Traffic and congestion issues; Quality of Life issues; Scale and relation to physical compatibility vs. functional compatibility “Everything here is of a single use -Retail” “Somewhere here there’s a sidewalk code -obviously” “Only the underclass walk here” “Only indigents…

Education Initiative; Mixed Use in Redondo Beach. Part 1 of 9

Education Initiative; Mixed Use in Redondo Beach. Part 1 of 9

Part 1 (9 minutes long): Introduction; Background; Suburban sprawl patterns; the four major components; public realm/private realm. Going over growth, non-sustainable growth, types of growth, “master planned” communities. “Ultimately what chokes growth is traffic. It [growth] can not be sustained.” Master planned communities, “suburban sprawl”  consist of four parts: 1.…

Just Say “NO” to Mixed use!

Just Say “NO” to Mixed use!

News & Update… A brief summary: • Mixed-Use discussion at the Planning Commission • Ways you can voice your concern JUST SAY “NO” TO MIXED USE As you know from our prior email, the Planning commission is meeting tonight night at 7:00pm. All the hard work from our team is…

Unanimous Vote Against Mixed Use Development South Redondo Sparks Controversy

Unanimous Vote Against Mixed Use Development South Redondo Sparks Controversy

By Liz Spear (Patch Staff) The Redondo Beach Planning Commission voted unanimously Thursday night to deny a Conditional Use Permit for a mixed-use development at the corner of Palos Verdes Boulevard and Pacific Coast Highway, setting in motion a variety of actions that could still bring the developer’s building plans…

Letter to Editor: Easy Reader November 5th 2015

Letter to Editor: Easy Reader November 5th 2015

Huntington-ed Dear ER: Don’t fall for this propaganda from the city, builders and the chamber (“Mixed feelings on development in Redondo Beach,” ER 10/29/2015). They fooled the public into approving high density in Huntington Beach by lying that it was a “Commercial Revitalization” and started building 100-unit per acre buildings.…