Current Issues

August 25, 2022
STAP Update: Public Works and Budget and Finance Committees Recommend Approval, Meeting Raises More Questions

April 20, 2021

Art on Billboards: Not Worth It

Scenic Los Angeles President, Patrick Frank, discusses why art on billboards is the wrong idea.

April 6, 2021

PLUM Committee Considers Ordinance that Pretends to Regulate Temporary Wall Signs

The PLUM Committee considered an ordinance that pretends to regulate temporary wall signs that surround vacant lots and construction sites.

April 5, 2021

StreetsLA Holds Public Information Session for Citizens’ Concerns about City’s Bus Shelter Program

StreetsLA held a public information session via Zoom allowing citizens to share their concerns and recommendations for the city’s next bus shelter and street furniture program. 

March 26, 2021

Public Works Department Plans to Install Digital Advertising Screens in Bus Shelters in Every Neighborhood

The Public Works Department planned to install digital advertising screens in more than 3,000 bus shelters in every neighborhood.

December 28, 2020

PLUM Committee’s Changes to the Planning Committee’s B Plus Proposal Mean Fewer Restrictions
on Digital Billboards

The PLUM Committee recently proposed changes to its “Version B Plus” citywide sign ordinance which poses a threat to the Los Angeles landscape.

November 19, 2020

Department of Public Works Moves Forward with RFP for Digital Signage in Bus Shelters

Despite widespread opposition, the Department of Public Works has moved forward with its plans to install new street furniture, bringing 1,000+ digital advertising screens to Los Angeles’ streets.