Snow is rare in West Hollywood, with the last accumulation occurring in 1949.
Rainfall is sparse (only 13 inches annually), and falls mainly during winter months.
After a lot of detective work I’ve compiled this “Master List” and plan to update it regularly.
I’m sure there are many holes in my research and would appreciate additions and updates in the comments section below.
Hurd was a member of the Cahuenga Valley Water Co., formed in 1894.
In 1887, James Mc Laughlin obtained a franchise to build a steam dummy line connecting to the 2nd Street Cable Railroad at Diamond (Beverly Boulevard) and Texas (Belmont Avenue) Streets.
In 1930 the Ford Motor Company opened an assembly plant called Richmond Assembly Plant which moved to Milpitas in the 1960s.
Richmond was founded and incorporated in 1905, carved out of Rancho San Pablo, from which the nearby town of San Pablo inherited its name.
Until the enactment of prohibition in 1919, the city had the largest winery in the world; the small abandoned village of Winehaven remains fenced off along Western Drive in the Point Molate Area.
The name "Richmond" appears to predate actual incorporation by more than fifty years.
Edmund Randolph, originally from Richmond, Virginia, represented the city of San Francisco when California's first legislature met in San Jose in December 1849, and he became state assemblyman from San Francisco.