Councilman Paul Koretz

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Bel-Air Neighbors Celebrate After City Revokes Building Permit For Controversial Mansion

A hillside home reportedly has slid out of favor with neighbors who say the monolithic structure skirts building codes and destabilizes the slope.


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LA City Council’s Proposed Challenge To Ridesharing Services Fails

The Los Angeles City Council won’t be challenging a state regulation that gives smartphone-enabled rideshare services like Lyft and Uber permission to operate in California.


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LA Councilman Wants To Ban Sale of E-Cigarettes To Minors

A Los Angeles city councilman doesn’t want minors to get their hands on electronic cigarettes.

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Voters To Decide How To Regulate Marijuana Dispensaries

The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday preliminarily approved a pair of initiatives for the May ballot regulating medical marijuana dispensaries.


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LA City Council Moves Forward On Banning Pet Sales

The L.A. City Council voted Tuesday in favor of banning stores from selling dogs, cats and rabbits that are not rescues in an effort to curb the city’s animal euthanasia rates.