Councilwoman Jan Perry

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City Council Redistricting Announcement Draws Ire From Council Members

Los Angeles City Council members expressed frustration Wednesday when a draft map was released of new district boundaries that will be in place for the next decade.


Actress Darryl Hannah waves as she is removed from a tree in a community farm by fire fighters in South Central Los Angeles 13 June 2006. Hannah and dozens of other protestors were arrested as sheriff's deputies evicted farmers and supporters from the urban "South Central Farm," enforcing a court order obtained by the owner, who wants to develop or sell the 14-acre property in the middle of an industrial section of Los Angeles. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Councilwoman Perry Wants Cash For Former Urban Farm

A Los Angeles councilwoman wants to give up the right to build a park on the former site of a controversial community farm south of downtown and take a cash payout to spend at existing parks instead.


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Reward Offered For Arrest Of Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Girl, 6

A $50,000 reward was offered Friday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver who hit and killed a 6-year-old girl before fleeing the scene in South LA.


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Councilwoman Perry Wants Details On DWP Budget Cuts

City Councilwoman Jan Perry wants the head of the Department of Water and Power to provide more details on his plans to cut up to $440 million in spending over three years.