New Boyle Heights affordable housing project proposed; sexual harassment costs city $2.5 million; Echo Park’s “liquid commander” behind the bar

Affordable Housing: Metro’s board of directors is scheduled to vote on an agreement that would allow a developer to build 77 units of affordable housing on an empty lot the transportation agency owns near Cesar Chavez Avenue and Soto Street in Boyle Heights. Curbed L.A.

Behind the Bar: Meet Thomas Sigsby, the “liquid commander” who  helps manage the beer and cocktail program at Mohawk Bend in Echo Park. Los Feliz Ledger

Harassment Payout:  The city has paid $2.5 million to settle 7 sexual harassment cases in the last five years but officials say the number of complaints may be underreported. KPCC

Art Curator: Philipp Kaiser lives in Silver Lake but he has been busy curating major art shows in Miami Beach and Venice. Ocean Drive

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New Homes: Why Do Homebuyers Love RiverPark? (Sponsored)

For Sale: Bohemian Bliss in Echo Park (Sponsored)

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