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Free Curbside Christmas Tree Removal Offered In LA

The mayor’s office announced Friday that the City’s Bureau of Sanitation will pick up Christmas trees at the curb for free.

CBS Los Angeles–12/26/2014

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Gathering For Ezell Ford, Autopsy Results Fail To Materialize

The results of an autopsy on a 25-year-old man shot by Los Angeles police in August are expected to be unsealed by the end of the year, but plans for a rally at LAPD headquarters to spur their release on Monday failed to materialize.

12/22/2014

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Mayor Garcetti Makes LA Pitch For 2024 Summer Games

Mayor Eric Garcetti Tuesday helped make the city of Los Angeles’ final pitch to be the U.S. candidate for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2014

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City Hall Hanukkah Menorah Lighting Set For Friday

Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles’ first elected Jewish mayor, will participate Friday in the 29th annual City Hall menorah-lighting ceremony.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2014

Mayor Eric Garcetti on "Ask the Mayor" (Photo credit: KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO)

Mayor Expects Results Of Ezell Ford Autopsy To Be Released Before New Year

Mayor Eric Garcetti says he expects the results of a autopsy on the body of a 25-year-old South Los Angeles man shot by police to be released by the end of December.

12/08/2014

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LA Mayor Unveils Plan To Slash Construction Time, Costs For Building Projects

Construction time and costs could be reduced for 600 building projects a year in the city of Los Angeles under a new initiative announced Thursday.

11/20/2014

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (left) is doing slightly better than his predecessor, former mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, at conserving water at the mayoral mansion. (Photo credit: Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)

Report: Water Usage At Mayoral Mansion 5 Times As High As Average LA Resident

Getty House, the official residence of Mayor Eric Garcetti, uses about 2,100 gallons of water per day, according to data cited in a new report.

11/14/2014

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Mayor Unveils Plan To Make LA More Energy Efficient

City officials Monday announced a new plan that would put Los Angeles on track to become 15 percent more energy efficient by 2020.

11/10/2014

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

Garcetti: Nothing ‘Negative’ About GOP Election Victories

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti pledged Wednesday to work with lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle following last night’s election results.

11/05/2014

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Garcetti Convenes LA ‘Water Cabinet’, Ups Turf Removal Rebate

The DWP is increasing its rebate for replace your lawn with drought-resistant plants to $3.75 a square foot from the prior $3 a square foot, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.

11/03/2014

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Garcetti Launches Mayor’s Volunteer Corps

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti kicked off an effort to get more city residents involved in their communities Saturday morning.

10/25/2014

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Mayor: ‘Everybody Is Extra, Extra Vigilant’ Toward Any Potential Ebola Threat

The city of Los Angeles is equipped and working to prevent any local outbreak of the Ebola virus, Mayor Eric Garcetti said Thursday.

10/09/2014

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CicLAvia Returns To City Streets On Sunday

Bicyclists and walkers will have exclusive access to 10 miles of streets from Echo Park to East Los Angeles during Sunday’s CicLAvia-Heart of L.A. street festival.

10/04/2014

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Developer Asks For More Time For LA Football Plan

A developer proposing to build an NFL stadium in downtown Los Angeles is asking the mayor and other city officials for more time to lure a football team.

09/29/2014

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Fast-Food Workers Protest To Raise Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour

Police said 10 protestors were arrested Thursday during a march downtown for higher wages.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/04/2014

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