New Ordinance Will Require Future Cell Phone Towers To Be Built To Withstand Major EarthquakesThe Los Angeles City Council Friday moved to require future freestanding cell phone towers to be built to the same seismic protection standards as public safety buildings.
LA Councilman Has Idea To Turn City Sidewalks Into RubberMore than 100 cities have rubber sidewalks, according to Bob Blumenfield's motion.
Councilmember: Businesses Should Share Sidewalk Repair Costs With City In order to move forward with repairing nearly half of Los Angeles' sidewalks, a Los Angeles City councilmember proposed a motion that private businesses would share the cost of repairs with the city.
Democrat Matt Dababneh Wins 45th Assembly District SeatDemocrat Matt Dababneh has officially won the 45th Assembly District seat in the western San Fernando Valley, according to a final vote tally released by the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk’s Office.
Assembly Special Election Goes Down To Wire Between Democrat Matt Dababneh, GOP's Susan ShelleyDemocrat Matt Dababneh of Encino and Republican Susan Shelley of Woodland Hills were locked in a tight race Tuesday night in a special election for a state Assembly seat.
Special Elections Expected To Boost Senate Democrats' SupermajorityTwo special primary elections for open state legislative seats in Southern California are expected to bolster Senate Democrats' supermajority while creating another vacancy in the Assembly.
Councilman Wants To Give Angelenos Free, Citywide Wi-FiA Los Angeles city councilman wants residents to have access to free, citywide wireless Internet service.
Gov. Brown Defends Tax Hike Initiative CampaignGov. Jerry Brown denied Friday that Proposition 30, a tax hike proposal, lost support from voters because of recent attacks from a similar measure.
Gov. Brown Vetoes Bill That Would Keep Adult Day Health Care Centers OpenGov. Jerry Brown has vetoed legislation that would have kept adult day health care centers from closing.