West Hollywood benefits from a very dense, compact urban form with small lots, mixed land use, and a walkable street grid.
According to Walkscore, a website that ranks cities based on walkability, West Hollywood is the most walkable city in California with a Walkscore of 89.
His most notable works include long-running and critically acclaimed graphic novel series Proof, which NPR named one of the best books of 2009, and the novels in the Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad: THE YARD, THE BLACK COUNTRY, THE DEVIL’S WORKSHOP, and THE HARVEST MAN.
The fifth book in the series LOST AND GONE FOREVER was released May 2016. He is working on the sixth novel of Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad.
Alex Grecian is an American author of short fiction, novels, comic books, and graphic novels.
He has written an original ‘Murder Squad’ e-book, THE BLUE GIRL, and an original graphic novel, SEVEN SONS, as well as a multitude of short stories, both comics and prose, for various anthologies.
West Hollywood has a Subtropical-semi-arid climate with year-round warm weather.
The record high temperature of 111 °F was recorded September 26, 1963, while the record low of 24 °F was recorded on January 4, 1949.
Residential neighborhoods in West Hollywood include the Norma Triangle, West Hollywood North, West Hollywood West, West Hollywood East, and West Hollywood Heights, all of which are only a few blocks long or wide.
Major intersecting streets typically provide amenities within walking distance of adjacent neighborhoods.
He has been nominated for the The Strand Award for Best Debut Novel for The Yard, the The Dilys Award for The Black Country, and the Barry Award for Best First Novel for The Yard.