Beverly Hills News – ‘Concerned Citizens’ File Lawsuit Challenging Oakhurst Project’s Environmental Review
Posted Thursday, May 28 – 6:15 PM
By Victoria Talbot
A group of residents calling themselves “Concerned Citizens of Beverly Hills/Beverly Grove” filed a Writ of Mandate challenging approvals by the city of Los Angeles for the project located at 332-336 N. Oakhurst Dr.
At issue are three historic apartment buildings that have been slated for demolition to be replaced 31-unit condominium building in a potential historic district. The property is in both Los Angeles and Beverly Hills.
Last month the Los Angeles Conservancy threw their considerable weight behind the project opposition, listing the preservation of the Oakhurst buildings as “urgent.” Demolition of the buildings would eliminate the cohesion needed to create an historic district.
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