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Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich (credit: John Heller/Getty Images)

Termed-Out LA County Supervisors Want To Extend Terms Another 8 Years

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors are poised to put a measure on the November ballot that would allow currently termed-out supervisors more years in office.

07/24/2012

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OC Taps Into Reserves To Cover Sheriff’s Department’s $11.4M Deficit

Orange County is tapping into its reserves to cover a Sheriff’s Department budget shortfall blamed mostly on the state’s prisoner realignment program.

05/03/2012

Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich (credit: John Heller/Getty Images)

Antonovich: Brown’s Efforts To Reform Calif. Spending Have ‘Failed’

One of the county’s top executives took aim at Gov. Jerry Brown for his role in cutting millions of dollars from the county budget.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/09/2012

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LA County Updates Ordinance On Ball, Frisbee Throwing At Beaches

When you head down to the beach for a little fun this summer, county officials want you to know about some updated rules.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/08/2012

Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich (credit: John Heller/Getty Images)

Supervisor: Hefty Retiree Payouts Put LA County Budget, Pension Funds At Risk

Supervisor Mike Antonovich is warning that payouts totaling $48 million could dramatically impact the county’s fiscal health.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/09/2012

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‘Dark Skies’ Plan To Ban Bright Lights From Parks, Patios In Rural LA County

A proposed ban on bright lighting could soon bring out the stars for residents in Los Angeles County.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/14/2011

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LA County Backs Bill To Limit Helicopter Traffic Over Residential Areas

A congressional bill to regulate helicopter traffic over Los Angeles received a key endorsement on Tuesday from county officials.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/08/2011

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Supervisors Seek Changes To System For Reimbursing Doctors For Emergency Care

The Board of Supervisors Tuesday called for reforms to the system that reimburses doctors who treat the poor in Los Angeles County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/25/2011

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County Interviews Candidate For Chief Probation Officer

The Board of Supervisors met privately Tuesday to interview candidate for chief probation officer, even though the board has not publicly disclosed that members want to replace Donald Blevins.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2011

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Debate Heats Up Over Proposed Redistricting Plan

A political power struggle is building the heart of Los Angeles with Latino activists pushing county supervisors to approve another Latino district. But not everyone is behind the idea.

09/27/2011

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Board Of Supervisors Working To Create LA Foreclosure Registry

The Board of Supervisors agreed Tuesday to consider developing a registry of foreclosed homes in unincorporated areas in order to reduce blight in Los Angeles County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/27/2011

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LA County Left ‘Holding The Bag’ For $1B In Vernon Bonds?

An effort by state lawmakers to dissolve the cash-strapped city could have a big financial impact on L.A. County.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/26/2011

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LA County Renews Nearly $14M Lease Of Air Tankers

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has renewed a nearly $14 million contract to lease two water-dropping aircraft from Canada to help fight wildfires.

07/19/2011

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County Renews Lease For Firefighting Air Tankers

The Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $13.75 million, five-year lease renewal of two amphibious air tankers, or SuperScoopers, from Quebec to help fight wildfires.

07/19/2011

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What Makes Spot ‘Vicious’? LA County To Seize Dogs For Chasing People

The Board of Supervisors agreed to approve an ordinance giving animal control officers the right to declare a dog “vicious,” a designation that can potentially lead to the animal being euthanized.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/19/2011

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