Many of you have complained both to us and on Nextdoor regarding the “Prison Fencing” recently erected by the Bel Air Country Club (“BACC”) around its perimeter. The opaque black tarp covered fence and barbed wire makes the drive in and out of Bel Air along Bellagio unsightly and has many worried that it could lower our property values. BAHA’s Board conveyed the neighborhood’s strong concerns tp BACC’s CEO and General Manager, Adam Fannon, and we are working together to find a solution that satisfies both the club and its neighbors......Read More »
A home on upper Roscomare Road (just south of Mulholland Drive) was used as an event space throughout the summer. The events and related parking created a dangerous and difficult traffic problem for our community. Using a residential home as a business is carefully regulated by Los Angeles city ordinances and is only permitted in very limited circumstances. This particular use clearly violated the residential home occupancy ordinance....Read More »
Here are two items from BAHA’s Emergency Preparedness Committee:
1) In addition to community efforts to aid in the event of major disasters, everyone should be prepared to take care of themselves. SOS Survival Products has a complete line of emergency survival products and they will provide a 10% discount to BAHA members. To obtain a copy of their catalog, go to www.sosproducts.com, or call 800-479-7998.
2) We have noticed construction workers, gardeners, etc., smoking in our community. This is illegal and we need to remind them politely that they must not be smoking and could be fined for doing so. In fact, we can tell them that the fine is $1,000. Hopefully, that will get their attention if our polite reminder was not enough. It is very dry in our canyons and we need to be vigilant regarding any fire danger potential.Read More »
The West Los Angeles area Police Department periodically sends out an E-Police Newsletter. The most recent one warned of the so-called “knock knock” burglaries, where the suspects will target a home and ring the doorbell to determine if anyone is at home....Read More »
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