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The date of the Mural Ordinance Hearing has been changed from September 13 to October 11. Please mark you calenders accordingly..
On this day the dept of Planning will be meeting yet again to vote on the proposed Mural Ordinance, before passing it to the City Council.
ROOM (not set), City Hall
200 N. Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012Our city is bombarded with billboards and yet our murals are being erased, no new murals are staying up before graffiti abatement comes in and destroys them and artists are being cited and doing time, lives have been ruined, jobs have been taken away.
Lets speak up..don’t be complacent…
LET OUR VOICES BE HEARD!! ART IS FOR EVERYONE!!
TEACHERS! COMMUNITY MEMBERS! BUSINESS OWNERS! ART BASED ORGANIZATIONS! COMMUNITY LEADERS, ORGANIZERS, ACTIVISTS! PARENTS! STUDENTS! ARTISTS!!
OUR VOICE IS OUR WEAPON!!! USE IT!!!
“On July 12, 2012, the City Planning Commission (CPC) heard and deliberated on a proposed ordinance to allow the creation and preservation of Original Art Murals.
Thirty speakers spoke on the proposed ordinance and expressed concerns regarding:
(1) digitally printed images being permitted as murals;
(2) the registration fee for new murals;
(3) the registration fee for existing murals;
(4) the 100 foot height limitation, and;
(5) the mural ban on residential buildings with fewer than five units.”
*Dept. of City Planning Recommendation Report.
ART IS HEALING, BEAUTIFYING, LOVE FOR EVERYONE.
Sign the Petitioning Los Angeles City Council and Los Angeles City Planning Department Stop the “Second Final Draft Mural Ordinance” as is from passing.
This petition will be delivered to:
Los Angeles City Council and Los Angeles City Planning Department.
mural ordinance as it reads now: http://
updated staff report as of July 12, 2012: http://