Thursday's Scoop: Redevelopment Agency Successor Board, Sunset Strip Market

The Oversight Board to the Successor Agency formed from the dissolution of the city's Redevelopment Agency has important decisions and deadlines to meet. The Sunset Strip Market is back for its weekly visit.

Greetings and welcome to City Scoop. Today is Thursday, August 23, the 236th day of 2012. Here’s what’s going on in West Hollywood today.

Redevelopment Agency Successor

The seven-member Oversight Board of the Successor Agency formed after the dissolution of the city’s Redevelopment Agency will meet at 2 p.m. in the . Among the items on the board’s agenda are deadlines associated with the dissolution of the Redevelopment Agency, approval of transferring the RDA’s housing assets to the city’s Successor Agency and a discussion of the payment schedule for the RDA’s debts.

Sunset Strip Market

The Sunset Strip is the happening place on Thursday nights thanks to the , a certified farmers’ market that also features live music and cooking demonstrations. This week the chef dinner will be prepared by the chef from Amarone. Open 5-9 p.m., the is in the old Tower Records overflow parking lot, just east of Horn Avenue.

Boards and Commissions

  • The Art on the Outside subcommittee of the city’s Arts and Cultural Affairs Commission meets at 3:30 p.m. in . Items on the agenda include several new art projects.
  • The Arts and Cultural Affairs Commission meets at 5 p.m. in . Items on the agenda include a review of the cultural plans of other municipalities to help develop a cultural plan for West Hollywood. Also on the agenda is a review of arts and cultural programming planned for the West Hollywood Library.
  • The Women’s Advisory Board meets at 6 p.m. in . Items on the agenda include a review of the scheduled for Friday.
  • The Rent Stabilization Commission meets at 7 p.m. in the Council Chamber in . Items on the agenda include an appeal of a case at 1240 N. Flores Street.  

Bands Playing in Town

  • The Vintage Tuesday with The cold Chills, Kingsley and Parlours at the Viper Room. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
  • The Protomen with Attack Decay at the Roxy Theatre. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
  • Viza with the Dirty Diamond, Eternal Mind Control, Fairway and Aplanian at the Troubadour. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
  • Kyle Turley with Two-Faced Toucans at the Whisky a Go Go. Doors open at 8 p.m.
  • Dirty Too with Wardog and the Lucky Lonely at the Roxy Theatre. Doors open at 8:30 p.m.


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