Respite in Areas of Highland Park, 1/19/18 – 4/1/18

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The Los Angeles Police Department, the authority for film permitting in the Los Angeles Region, has decided to implement a filming respite in areas of the Highland Park community. The area bounded by Marmion Way, North and South Avenue 58, North and South Avenue 56, and North Figueroa will be unavailable for new filming requests beginning January 19th, 2018. The … Read More

Twilight Concert Series Affects Filming in Santa Monica

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In an effort to address staffing constraints during the Twilight Concert Series occurring on Thursdays in the city, effective June 22, 2017, all requests for filming on Thursdays, in Santa Monica proper will be reviewed and approved on a case by case basis. If the Santa Monica Police Department determines that an officer is required for production activity planned on … Read More

Summer Filming Restrictions at L.A. County Beaches

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Summer is nearly upon us, bringing the return of filming restrictions for L.A. County Beaches. All Los Angeles County Beaches will be off-limits for weekend filming beginning Saturday, May 20th through Sunday, September 10th.  The Department of Beaches and Harbors has announced that no beach filming may take place on Friday, May 26th through May 30th, in anticipation of Memorial Day … Read More

LAPD Tactical Alert for Inauguration Day

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The Los Angeles Police Department has informed FilmL.A. that it has received an increased number of public assembly permit requests for activities commencing on Inauguration Day 2017. As a precaution, the LAPD will be under tactical alert to ensure public safety during planned demonstrations in high traffic areas. During this time, officers will be unavailable for filming related details. Officers … Read More

San Gabriel River Ranger District Production Hiatus Begins 10/01/16

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The Angeles National Forest has informed FilmL.A. that beginning October 1st through October 17th, the San Gabriel River Ranger District (SGR) will not be able to accommodate any requests for filming. Popular locations that may be affected are Mt. Baldy Ski Resort, Buckhorn Lodge, San Gabriel OHV Area, Crystal Lake campgrounds, Glendora Mountain and Glendora Ridge Roads, etc. (see map … Read More

Filming Restrictions for the Greek, Vista del Valle and Ken Malloy Harbor Regional Park

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The Department of Recreation and Parks has notified FilmL.A. of the following filming restrictions for the Greek Theater, Vista del Valle and Ken Malloy Harbor Regional Park: From November 2015 through January 2016 the Greek Theater will undergo moderate improvements and repairs and will be closed to filming activity and public access. The Department of Water & Power will begin … Read More

LAUSD Announces Temporary Filming Hiatus

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The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) has informed FilmL.A. that it is temporarily suspending all commercial filming at District schools. LAUSD announced the temporary hiatus as the District undertakes a review of its existing filming practices and procedures. In a statement, LAUSD Superintendent Ramon Cortines explained, “It is important that we ensure teaching and learning are not disrupted, and … Read More

Major Construction in the City of Santa Monica

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FilmL.A. has been informed that two long-term construction projects will take place in the City of Santa Monica, the first is the Colorado Esplanade Project and the second is the California Incline Renovation Project. Please note that there will be a significant amount of traffic and noise in and around the affected areas. Permits for production related activity and/or parking … Read More