WEHOville recently broke a jaw-dropping story that's causing a major stir in West Hollywood and could possibly impact any driver passing through that city on Santa Monica Boulevard, which is already a rush hour nightmare.
|Proposed project at Santa Monica and San Vicente boulevards|
Developer Charles Cohen, who owns the Pacific Design Center and recently added the huge "red building" to the complex, has entered into a negotiation agreement with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority to possibly build a massive mall at Santa Monica and San Vicente boulevards that could be bigger than The Grove.
West Hollywood community activists are alarmed -- they've been against over-development for years -- and candidates in this year's City Council race are speaking out.
For starters, challenging candidate Sam Borelli tells L.A. Weekly, "Is this just another train that has left City Hall Station and will be dictated to the residents that this is 'good for us'?"More »