Eric Garcetti

Tensions ran high last Thursday as Venice residents voiced outrage over the fatal shooting of unarmed homeless man Brendon Glenn. (CBS)

Mayor Cites ‘Previous Commitments,’ ‘Family Engagement’ For Absence At Venice Meeting

Mayor Eric Garcetti told KNX 1070 he was unable to attend a community meeting in Venice last week about the fatal shooting of a homeless man by police due to “previous commitments”.

05/11/2015

KNX1070 hosts "Ask The Mayor" Q&A with Mayor Eric Garcetti. (credit: KNX)

Garcetti To Talk Reelection Plans, DWP Audit On ‘Ask The Mayor’

Mayor Eric Garcetti is set to address a range of hot topics – including plans to run for a second term – as part of the monthly KNX 1070 segment.

05/11/2015

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LA Mayor Unveils $8.5B Budget Plan To Boost Services, LAPD Staffing

Tree-trimming services, sidewalk repairs, and affordable housing would be among several local programs to receive a boost in funding under the Mayor’s budget plan.

04/20/2015

KNX1070 hosts "Ask The Mayor" Q&A with Mayor Eric Garcetti  (credit: KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO)

Sustainable LA? Garcetti To Talk Long-Term Plan On ‘Ask The Mayor’

Mayor Eric Garcetti is expected to reveal more details about his plan to make the city more economically and environmentally sustainable.

04/09/2015

Mayor Eric Garcetti (center) signs executive  directive for his "Sustainable City pLAn". (Photo credit: Margaret Carrero/Twitter)

Mayor Launches ‘First-Ever’ Sustainability Plan For LA Economy, Environment

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti released a long-range plan Wednesday aimed at making the city more economically and environmentally sustainable.

04/08/2015

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Proposed Chargers-Raiders Stadium In Carson Clears Benchmark To Construction

Organizers behind a proposed stadium near Los Angeles that could become home for the NFL’s San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders announced Saturday they reached an important, early benchmark on the path to construction.

03/21/2015

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LAPD Chief Beck Joins Garcetti On KNX 1070’s ‘Ask The Mayor’

Police Chief Charlie Beck said Thursday his department is dealing with an increase in gang crime in Los Angeles.

03/19/2015

KNX1070 hosts "Ask The Mayor" Q&A with Mayor Eric Garcetti  (credit: KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO)

LAPD Chief Beck To Appear Alongside Garcetti On Thursday’s ‘Ask The Mayor’

The program will be broadcast, live, on KNX and CBSLA.com from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

03/18/2015

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LA Mayor To Talk Business Development In DC

Mayor Eric Garcetti is a man on the move.

03/16/2015

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LA County’s Transportation Agency Gets New CEO

The board of the L.A. County Metropolitan Transportation Authority appointed Phillip Washington as CEO of the agency known as LA Metro.

03/12/2015

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LA Mayor Begins Raising Money For 2017 Re-Election

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is raising money for his 2017 re-election campaign, in the low-key style that has become a trademark.

03/11/2015

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Air China Officials Announce Increase In Nonstop Flights Between LAX & Beijing

Officials from Air China Thursday made a major announcement regarding its services between Los Angeles and Beijing.

02/19/2015

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Eric Garcetti Congratulates KNX For Golden Mike Award For ‘Ask The Mayor’ Broadcast

“I believe it’s vitally important for elected officials to communicate directly with the people they work for, and that’s what ‘Ask the Mayor’ is all about,” Garcetti said.

01/25/2015

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Garcetti To Attend State Of The Union Address

Mayor Eric Garcetti will be in Washington, D.C. Tuesday for the President’s State of the Union address.

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Yahoo! Move To Bring About 400 Jobs To LA

One of the world’s biggest Internet search engine companies is coming to Los Angeles.

01/15/2015

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