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Watch List Issues

Early postcard image of the Bob and Dolores Hope Estate. Lake County Museum CORBIS.

Bob and Dolores Hope Estate

The Bob and Dolores Hope Estate faces an uncertain future after the effort to designate it as a Historic-Cultural Monument failed to receive enough votes through City Council.
Postcard view of LACMA in 1968, from L.A. Conservancy Archives

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

LACMA leadership announced in May 2013 a plan to redevelop the current museum, calling for the demolition of the original 1965 complex.
336 North Oakhurst Drive. Photo by Marcello Vavala/L.A. Conservancy

North Oakhurst Drive Potential Historic District

The approval of a condo project on the boundary of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills, which would demolish a portion of a potential historic district, reveals a flawed CEQA process.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Santa Monica Civic Auditorium

On June 30, 2013 the Civic Auditorium closed, pending a new use and funding for a seismic retrofit and rehabilitation.
Courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library

The Tamale

Currently for sale and a rare survivor of programmatic architecture, The Tamale in East Los Angeles faces an uncertain future.