A law controlling night lighting in rural, unincorporated Los Angeles County, is looking like it will be approved by the L.A. County Supervisors early next year. That is according to an 11/14 article in the Daily News. The “Dark Skies” ordinance, as it is called, has already been approved by the L.A. Regional Planning Commission. The [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Development'
November 16th, 2011 · No Comments · Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Conejo Valley, Development, Green, Outdoors
October 29th, 2011 · No Comments · Conejo Valley, Development, Restaurants, Thousand Oaks
Red Lobster is on its way to Thousand Oaks, too. The new restaurant is being built right next to Olive Garden, at the north end of the Oaks Mall. How appropriate that the new Red Lobster will have a red exterior!
October 27th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Conejo Valley, Development, Thousand Oaks
Olive Garden will soon be adding to our eating-out choices in Thousand Oaks. I took this photo a few weeks ago of the restaurant in the process of being built, at the north edge of the Oaks Mall. It is not your typical stucco building! Instead, it has an Italian rustic look, like a country [...]
October 21st, 2011 · 1 Comment · Agoura Hills, Conejo Valley, Development, History, Oak Park
This video that Lois Spencer made from her husband’s 1967 movie of a trip down Kanan Road is a classic! For those of us who were not here then, it shows us what the Conejo Valley looked like before development, and for those of us who were here, it is a trip down memory lane [...]
Tags: 1967 Conejo Valley Video
Los Angeles is Looking at Making Homeowners Responsible for Sidewalk Care, Something Ventura County Already Does
October 20th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Conejo Valley, Development, Economy, Oak Park, Ventura County
Yes, Ventura County is ahead of the City of Los Angeles on making sidewalk care a homeowner responsibility. I would say that I wish this was legislation that Ventura County did not have and L.A. was the leader on it, but let’s get to the facts. The Daily news reported today (10-20) that the Los Angeles City [...]
October 15th, 2011 · 3 Comments · California, Conejo Valley, Development, Green, History, Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village
Why was the Westlake Village oak tree felled on Thursday?
October 13th, 2011 · No Comments · Conejo Valley, Development, History, Outdoors, Westlake Village
The oak tree is down.
October 13th, 2011 · No Comments · Conejo Valley, Development, Green, History, Outdoors, Ventura County, Westlake Village
The historic oak tree, standing at Westlake Boulevard and Triunfo Canyon Road, will be removed today, according to an email from WestlakeRevelations.com. I drove to the site this morning, around 7:30, and found that the area under the tree was cordoned off, with orange tape, and at least 3 law officer swere there as well (I [...]