Board of Supervisors

Sheila Kuehl participates in a debate with Bobby Shriver for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors seat in Westwood on September 16, 2014. (credit: CBS)

LA County Considers Following City’s Lead In Raising Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour

L.A. County Supervisors will consider raising the minimum wage in the county to $15 an hour.

06/23/2015

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LA County Board Of Supervisors Approves Water Conservation Plan

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved a conservation plan which will assess doubled — not tripled — charges for some water customers.

06/02/2015

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LA County Officials Commission Study On Impact Of Minimum Wage Hike

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors followed in the footsteps of city officials Tuesday in calling for a study on how raising the minimum wage would impact the local economy.

03/31/2015

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LA Firefighters Rally Over Potential Health Risks Posed By Cell Towers Near Fire Stations

Firefighters rallied outside a Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday morning in Downtown Los Angeles over cell phone towers they fear pose serious health risks to dozens of L.A. County fire stations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015

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Janice Hahn Announces Run For LA County Supervisor

Just three years after successfully running for Congress, Democatric Rep. Janice Hahn Wednesday announced her candidacy for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/18/2015

Sheila Kuehl participates in a debate with Bobby Shriver for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors seat in Westwood on September 16, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Kuehl, Shriver Face Off In Debate For LA County Board Of Supervisors Seat

Bobby Shriver and Sheila Kuehl took part in the first debate in the 3rd District race in Westwood, where transportation and economic development were the main issues at hand.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2014

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Community Activists Raise Alarm Over Proposed OC Homeless Shelter

A coalition of community groups in Santa Ana Tuesday were set to voice their opposition to a planned homeless center in their neighborhood.

08/19/2014

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Former State Sen. Sheila Kuehl Nabs Early Lead In Board Of Supervisors Race

Kuehl had 34.99 percent of votes, while former Santa Monica Mayor Bobby Shriver trailed behind with 29.88 percent, according to numbers on the L.A. County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk website.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2014

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Candidates For LA County Board Of Supervisors Make Last-Minute Push For Votes

KCAL9’s Dave Bryan spoke with leading candidates Bobby Shriver, Sheila Kuehl and John Duran as they prepared for the final stretch in the race to represent residents of the Westside.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/02/2014

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LA County Assessor Indicted On 24 Counts In 2012 Makes $500K Off Taxpayers

A candidate for County Assessor is calling on the Board of Supervisors to take action on John Noguez, who has evidently made over $500,000 with full pay and benefits in the two years since he took a leave of absence from the position.

05/05/2014

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LA County Supervisor Files Motion To Add Cross To County Seal

The move comes almost 10 years after its redesign in 2004, when the cross and other images were removed under the threat of legal action by the ACLU.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/31/2013

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Sheriff Baca Denies Catering To Friends, Family With Controversial Hiring Program

L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca denies authorizing the program “Friends of the Sheriff”, which critics say accommodated those with connections.

12/19/2013

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Riverside County Eases Limits On Food Truck Vendors

Food truck vendors in Riverside County will soon be frying, grilling, and barbecuing their way to a profit on county streets.

12/10/2013

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L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca Launches Investigation Into Questionable Hires

Baca explained many of the hires were brought on board in the 90s, creating an extra challenge for the department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/04/2013

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Dogs That Attack Livestock May Be Muzzled, Labeled Dangerous Under New Ordinance

An ordinance that enables animal control officers to catch dogs that attack farm animals was adopted Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors.

09/03/2013

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