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Hayward Renovations


Watching renovations at the Hayward Hotel, at 6th and Spring streets.


Hayward Fire Escape Flowers

By Eric Richardson — October 22, 2009 — 20 Comments

Flower boxes on the fire escapes of the Hayward Hotel will be removed today, a seemingly simple bit of neighborhood beautification nixed by the Los Angeles Fire...


Hayward Details

By Eric Richardson — August 27, 2008 — 5 Comments

Yesterday I wrote about the Hayward paint removal wrapping up. Today I ran into Eric Shomof, and he gave me an up close view of the marble medallions that line...


Hayward Paint Removal

By Eric Richardson — August 26, 2008 — 3 Comments

Work to remove paint from the Hayward Hotel's 1918 addition on Spring Street is nearing completion. Just a few spots retain the old brown color, with the rest of...


Lili Shoes & Handbags

By Eric Richardson — July 17, 2008 — 5 Comments

Exterior work hasn't yet been completed, but the inside of Lili Shoes & Bags offers a great view of what Downtowners can expect from the Hayward Hotel's current...


Removing Paint at the Hayward

By Eric Richardson — June 25, 2008 — 6 Comments

Another phase of the ongoing renovation to the exterior of the Hayward Hotel kicked off this week, with sidewalk protection erected and a crew put to work removing...


Hayward Plaque

By Eric Richardson — June 06, 2008 — 1 Comment

When workers started tearing a mid-century metal facade off the 6th street addition to the Hayward Hotel, they uncovered a great link to Los Angeles history. At...


Hayward Hotel Retail Renovations

By Eric Richardson — May 28, 2008 — 16 Comments

The ground floor retail space in the Hayward Hotel at 6th & Spring is getting a major rehab, part of owner Pacific Investments' efforts to upgrade the building...