LA City Council OKs Plan Requiring Employers To Increase Paid Sick DaysThe proposal would require employers to offer at least six days of paid sick leave to workers, who have worked at least 30 days within a year.
LA Officials Urge Fingerprint Checks Of Ride-Hailing DriversThe mayor of Los Angeles and two City Council members ask the state Public Utilities Commission for permission to start a pilot program that would require fingerprint background checks of ride-hailing, limousine, van and shuttle service drivers.
LA City Council Staffers Face Drunk Driving ChargesTwo Los Angeles City Council staffers face charges of drunk driving Tuesday.
LA City Council Considers Requiring Farmers Markets To Accept Food StampsFarmers market vendors could soon be required to accept food stamps as payment as part of their certification in the city of Los Angeles.
LA City Council Committee To Consider How To Reform DWPA ballot measure aimed at reforming the Department of Water and Power will be considered Friday by a Los Angeles City Council committee.
Los Angeles City Council Considering Paid Parental Leave StudyA proposal that would provide city employees who are new parents with four weeks of paid bonding time could be the next hot-button social issue before the Los Angeles City Council.
LA City Council Approves $24.3 Million Payout For Wrongful Murder ConvictionsThe Los Angeles City Council agreed today to pay a total of $24.3 million to settle a pair of wrongful conviction cases filed by two men who each served more than two dozen years in prison for murders they did not commit.
LA City Council Votes To Stop Issuing Business Tax Certificates To Medical Marijuana DispensariesThe Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted in favor to stop issuing new business tax certificates to medical marijuana dispensaries.
FAA Approval Still Needed To Transfer Ontario International Airport OwnershipLos Angeles will return Ontario International Airport to Ontario if the Federal Aviation Administration signs off on the deal. Groups in both cities approved the deal this week.
'The Buck Stops With Me': SoCal Gas President Apologizes For Porter Ranch Gas LeakThe president of the Southern California Gas Company apologized Tuesday to Porter Ranch residents for a gas leak discovered more than a month ago that has yet to be contained.
LA City Council To Declare Shelter Crisis For Easier Temporary Housing Of HomelessThe Los Angeles City Council agreed Tuesday to declare a shelter crisis to make it easier to open up buildings and parking lots to temporarily house the city’s homeless, estimated to number about 26,000.
LA City Council To Consider Allowing 5 Cats Per HouseholdThe Los Angeles City Council will consider a proposal Tuesday to allow homes to keep as many as five cats.