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Next week, the West L.A. Area Planning Commission will take up an appeal fighting a proposed eldercare facility in Pacific Palisades.

The proposed development, located at 1525-1533 N. Palisades Drive, calls for the construction of a four-story building that would feature 82 rooms providing a combination of assisted living care and dementia care.  Rony Shram is listed as the project's applicant through an entity known as Palisades Drive, LP.

GMPA Architects is designing the low-rise structure, which would feature a landscaped outdoor deck on its third floor.

The appeal, which was filed by a group of 13 neighbors to the property, argues that the City should not have granted approval to the project, citing a broad array of reasons, including its proximity to a busy hiking trail, as well as the risk of flash floods, earthquakes, and wildfires in Pacific Palisades.

Rendering of the proposed eldercare facility. Image via LADCP.
Rendering of the proposed eldercare facility. Image via LADCP.