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barney desimone commented on Orli Belman's blog post California Supreme Court Denies Neighbor's For Smart Rail's Expo Line Petition
"http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/354734/regionalism-obamas-quiet-anti-suburban-revolution-stanley-kurtz ; Why opponents can't get any traction. The fix is in. This is just the beginning. "
Aug 14, 2013
barney desimone commented on Orli Belman's blog post A Plea For a Westside Transportation/Land Use Plan
"Why the Casden Development is unstoppable, ditto the Expo and massive buildings at the Palms station, at Olympic and Bundy and Lincoln & Colorado in Santa Monica. The Millennium Towers in Hollywood along the subway is another. Westwood will…"
Aug 14, 2013
barney desimone commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"That's a nice piece of misinformation, but this has been researched too completely, including owning all of the source documents. Please explain why language and even the building plans themselves are the same in London, Washington DC and…"
Aug 12, 2013
Dylan commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"Barney Desimone said: "Go to Wikipedia and look up Agenda 21." I did. Here is an article which explains this…"
Aug 12, 2013
barney desimone commented on Orli Belman's blog post A Plea For a Westside Transportation/Land Use Plan
Aug 9, 2013
barney desimone commented on Calla Wiemer's blog post Bike Safety for Westwood Blvd
"Please track and report on the number of accidents with bikes after the lanes go in. It's the least you can do after advocating for them. It's about time that riders using our streets start carrying insurance. If they don't own a car…"
May 19, 2013
barney desimone commented on Orli Belman's blog post A Plea For a Westside Transportation/Land Use Plan
"http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/312807/burn-down-suburbs-stanley-kurtz  Expo, and the Massive dense 638 unit Casden WLA Develoment? It's just being realized by suburbanites that their Prop 30 tax dollars are not going to their…"
Apr 13, 2013
barney desimone commented on Orli Belman's blog post CA Supreme Court Set to Hear Neighbors for Smart Rail Lawsuit on May 7
"Absolutely not, John. Your non sequitur only. Do not ascribe thoughts to others just because they occur in your mind. If they originate there, you own them. Intellectual violence is not acceptable either. Let's keep the argument to the original…"
Apr 12, 2013
barney desimone commented on Orli Belman's blog post CA Supreme Court Set to Hear Neighbors for Smart Rail Lawsuit on May 7
"Your characterization, John. Let's make that clear. Shall we try and keep this discussion civil?"
Apr 11, 2013
barney desimone commented on Orli Belman's blog post CA Supreme Court Set to Hear Neighbors for Smart Rail Lawsuit on May 7
"The traffic is already terrible on Overland for one thing. Then there's the Overland Av school right next to the tracks and the station a block away on Westwood. Who will be stepping off of that train? WIll the kids be endangered? The L A Metro…"
Apr 10, 2013
barney desimone commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"I had read that the plan was for 500+ units and after community input it went up to 638. There's a long history of poor outreach for local input all over L.A and especially in WLA. I can't think of one major development that has been…"
Mar 21, 2013
Barbara Broide commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"The project is just TOOOO big and high for this area.  The size, height and density are completely out of scale with the community.  In short, it needs to go back to the drawing board.  Everyone knows it.  Casden will push as…"
Mar 21, 2013
barney desimone commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"The whole concept is to kill the car and force people to walk or bike. They would prefer people not leave the building if possible. When the HOA's fought the Expo crossings at grade on Overland and Westwood that should have been a message.…"
Mar 19, 2013
Barbara Broide commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"The Casden project is completely out of scale with the neighborhood and requires a zone change, City General Plan change AND a community plan change.  They also need to gain access across the EXPO right-of-way in order to have enough access,…"
Mar 19, 2013
barney desimone commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"I have no doubt that it will go through. The neighborhood Councils with good financial backing  fought the Expo Line and lost. Once that happened all of the rest follows as a matter of course. These giant developments at the station sites are…"
Mar 16, 2013
michael derek mccoy commented on barney desimone's blog post Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda
"I'm afraid this development will go through.  Big developments are occurring all around the Los Angeles area."
Mar 15, 2013

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A little about me:
I grew up on Esther Av. Our house is still there for rent.
I'm in Rancho Park because
I have fun here
Rancho Park flavor is best at
Junior's
Play time in Rancho Park is best at
apple pan
My Rancho Park style comes from
Cheviot pool
My favorite place in Rancho Park is:
norm's
Growing up in Rancho Park, I remember:
Pico Drug, Scott's, Picwood theatre and bowling alley, Smith's Sporting Goods, Rancho Park pool. Notre Dame Academy, Palms Park, the tracks, Drug Kink, JJ Newberry, May Co.
I found RanchoParkOnline because of:
WLA facebook

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Casden Development Pico and Sepulveda

Posted on March 13, 2013 at 12:31am 8 Comments

http://casdenwestla.com/photos/   Surf around on Casden West LA's site and see what 631 units will look like along with an overhead EXPO Station. The whole character of our town will change from suburban to urban. These "transit oriented developments ( TOD ) are our future if we don't fight them.

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Tracy Levine Wallace posted an event

Parent Workshop - Talking with Your Tween about Human Development at Palms Recreation Center

March 17, 2015 from 6:30pm to 8pm
With more children starting puberty at a younger age it is important that they get the facts about the changes happening to their bodies sooner rather than later. This workshop is designed to empower and educate parents in a relaxed, supportive…See More
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Leonard Shilton left a comment for LORIN JOHN 0'NEIL CACCAMISE
"Nice to see that others remember the "good ol' days" fondly! A lot of history, here.  the more people who post their remembrances, the better.  Keeps it all alive. "Progress" is sometimes "regress," if…"
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LORIN JOHN 0'NEIL CACCAMISE left a comment for Leonard Shilton
"I love that we share "all" the same memories. I've been in South Ontario, CA for 31 years because, although I still have business in Rancho Park, I discovered the 50's in Ontario. Good luck to you....and those of us who…"
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LORIN JOHN 0'NEIL CACCAMISE commented on Orli Belman's blog post Nordstrom is Leaving the West Side Pavillion for Century City in 2017
"In the 1940's the neighborhood kids, including myself and Bobby Driscoll, shared a TREE HOUSE AND TRUCK TIRE SWING in the small grove of trees where Nordstrom now invades. Goodbye !!! I'm pleased to have invested in West Pico Commercial…"
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Daniel Beaney liked Diane Gross's blog post Proposed Zoning Change Decreasing Property Values in our Neighborhood Could be Effective Mid-March
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Proposed Zoning Change Decreasing Property Values in our Neighborhood Could be Effective Mid-March

On February 12, 2015, the City of Los Angeles for the first time publicly issued a proposed interim control ordinance, prohibiting the issuance of building permits for home construction in our area for up to two years if certain restrictions are not…See More
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Diane Gross posted a blog post

Proposed Zoning Change Decreasing Property Values in our Neighborhood Could be Effective Mid-March

On February 12, 2015, the City of Los Angeles for the first time publicly issued a proposed interim control ordinance, prohibiting the issuance of building permits for home construction in our area for up to two years if certain restrictions are not…See More
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Leonard Shilton commented on Orli Belman's blog post Nordstrom is Leaving the West Side Pavillion for Century City in 2017
"Bring back Owl Drugs, JJ Newberrys, Vons, The little Folk Shop, the original See's Candies, et al. Also the big, empty lot where The May Company/Robinsons May/Macy's is,where the circus came to town and where Kiddie Land was, Scots…"
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Orli Belman commented on Orli Belman's blog post Nordstrom is Leaving the West Side Pavillion for Century City in 2017
"I reached out the Vito Bello, the marketing manager for the Westside Pavillion and a member here at Rancho Park Online. He emailed me right back with the following statement: "Nordstrom is and continues to be an incredible brand and our partner…"
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