City Officials

Workers demolish the south side of Mulholland overpass on the 405 freeway during the 53-hour total freeway closure. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

City Leaders Discuss Expectations For ‘Carmageddon II’

City officials met with Metro, Caltrans, and other organizations Thursday to discuss preparation plans for “Carmageddon II”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/02/2012

Former Bell council members Lorenzo Velez, Vice Mayor Teresa Jacobo and Mayor Oscar Hernandez listen to residents asking them to resign during a council meeting on July 26, 2010, in Bell, California. (AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK)

Bell Corruption Hearing Ends

Preliminary hearings in the misapropriation case against six Bell officials concluded Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/16/2011

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Lack Of Guidance Puts Bell’s Financial Future In Danger

A Bell Councilman is urging his colleagues to show up at meeting so that crucial decisions can be made about the city’s financial future.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/04/2011

Eight current and former Bell city officials were arrested Tuesday. (credit: CBS)

8 Bell City Officials Arrested

Eight current and former Bell city officials were arrested Tuesday as part of a corruption probe in the small, working-class city of Bell, where residents were outraged after learning officials were paying themselves hundreds of thousands of dollars in salaries.