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Ban On Parking Auction Apps Mulled By City Council Committee

A City Council committee is considering a proposed ban on smart phone applications, such as MonkeyParking, that allow users to auction off parking spots.

11/12/2014

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LA City Council Approves Rewards For Information In 2 Murders, Fatal Hit-And-Run

The Los Angeles City Council is considering offering rewards for information in two murders and a fatal pedestrian crash.

11/05/2014

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City Council Committee Asks For Economic Impact Study On Raising Minimum Wage In LA

The City Council continues to explore the idea of raising the minimum wage in Los Angeles.

10/28/2014

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City Council Examines Best Practices To Safeguard Angelenos From Ebola

The Los Angeles City Council will met Tuesday to discuss a motion that would require city staff and county officials to report on public health issues in relation to Ebola.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/21/2014

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LA Council Eyes Ban On Parking Spot ‘Auction’ Apps

Smart phone applications that allow users to “auction off” their parking spaces might not even get a chance to get started in the city of Los Angeles.

10/17/2014

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Los Angeles City Council Approves Minimum Wage Hike For Hotel Workers

The Los Angeles City Council approved an ordinance Wednesday that will raise the minimum wage for thousands of hotel workers in the city to $15.37 an hour.

10/01/2014

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Supervisor Molina Plans To Run For City Council

Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina plans to run for Los Angeles City Council, her press deputy confirmed to CBSLA on Friday.

09/05/2014

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City Council Members Believe Offering Cash Lottery Prize To Voters Is ‘Worth Looking At’

The president of the Los Angeles City Council wants to explore the idea of offering a large cash prize to lure voters to the voting booths.

08/20/2014

The Purse Packing Bandit has been seen in bank surveillance photos with various hairstyles, possibly wigs, and, in some cases, sunglasses.(courtesy LASD)

LA City Council Approves $5K Reward For ‘Purse-Packing Bandit’

There’s a serial bank robber on the loose and lawmakers are now offering a little incentive to aid in her capture.

08/19/2014

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City Council Committee Recommends $15.37 Minimum Wage For Non-Unionized Hotel Workers

Members of the council’s Economic Development Committee are suggesting an increase from the state’s minimum wage of $8 to $15.37 be implemented for workers at hotels with at least 300 rooms by July 1, 2015.

06/10/2014

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LA Orders Catalog Of Quake-Vulnerable Buildings

Los Angeles lawmakers have ordered a list of apartment buildings that would be most vulnerable to collapse in a major earthquake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/28/2014

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LA City Council Orders Investigation Into Street Repair Crews Following CBS2 Investigation

The Los Angeles City Council Friday ordered an investigation into city street repair crews who allegedly took unauthorized breaks and falsified their work logs.

05/23/2014

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LA City Council Unanimously Approves $8.1B Budget

The L.A. City Council signed off Wednesday on the mayor’s $8.1-billion budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year, a 10 percent increase from the previous year.

05/21/2014

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LA City Council Demands Donald Sterling Apology

The LA City Council is demanding that Donald Sterling apologize to basketball legend Magic Johnson and LA residents for his racist remarks.

04/29/2014

People wait in line for a free lunch during the Los Angeles Mission's Good Friday event on Skid Row on March 29, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Celebrities and volunteers joined together in giving something back to this community of the homeless, among the largest in the US, who were fed a fully-prepared meal and had the opportunity to be given foot washing and hygiene kits. Foot washing, a symbolic ritual of humbleness and respect derived from Jesus Christ's washing of his disciples feet at the Last Supper, was offered by the Los Angeles Health Center and volunteers. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

City Proposal Aims To Clean Up LA’s Skid Row Area

A series of proposals were made by the city’s chief administrative officer Monday that will aim to clean up Skid Row.

04/07/2014

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