(22869)

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — The Los Angeles city planning department will hold a series of listening sessions to obtain resident input on the comprehensive update of the municipal zoning code.

The goals of the update include offering a wider variety of zoning options that protect and enhance communities; to reflect the diversity of Los Angeles and allow each neighborhood to maintain a distinct sense of place; to more effectively implement the goals and objectives of the general plan and the city’s 35 community plans.

The next listening sessions will be held July 10 from 6-8 p.m. at the Ronald F. Deaton Civic Auditorium, 100 W. First St., Los Angeles; July 11 from 6-8 p.m. at Peck Park Auditorium, 560 N. Western Ave., San Pedro; and July 13 from 10 a.m.-noon at the Henry Medina Traffic Center, 11214 W. Exposition in West Los Angeles.