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Report: LA City Deficit Soars To $87M

City Administrative Officer Miguel Santana warns that the fiscal health of Los Angeles may potentially worsen even more if a plan to privatize parking garages fails to pass.


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Villaraigosa Touts Political Future With ‘No Labels’

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa was in New York City on Monday for the launch of No Labels, which seeks to bring about “a less partisan, less ideological, more common sense approach to the nation’s problems.”

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/13/2010

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Mayor Villaraigosa Taps LA Fire Official To Balance Budget

After serving as the fire administrator since 2004, Georgie Mattera will now serve as deputy mayor of Los Angeles for budget and financial policy.


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Mayor Vows To Aid Small, Minority-Owned Businesses

The push comes on the heels of a report from the African American Chamber of Commerce that said the city must ensure “equal opportunity” in order to help fuel a faster economic recovery.


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Report: Layoffs To Ease Drop In LA Revenues

The city of Los Angeles faces a mounting tide of red ink, but a new report says that delays in cost-cutting measures are to blame, not weak revenues.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/18/2010

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LA Marks 10,000th High-Tech Parking Meter

Officials say the new meters — which are completely solar-powered — should bring more cash to the city and are likely to eventually eliminate all the old-fashioned models.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/14/2010

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LAPD Expands “Grassroots” Effort Against Domestic Violence

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa joined the L.A. police department in a new push against domestic abuse, citing his own personal experience as a rallying cry.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/06/2010

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa arrives on the red carpet at the 52nd Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on January 31, 2010. (Credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)

Ethics Commission Votes To Ban Tickets For Elected Officials

Los Angeles’ Ethics Commission voted to ban the city’s elected officials from accepting tickets to events in exchange for performing a ceremonial function, if the source of the tickets has business before the city.


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Villaraigosa: No Regrets For Pro-LAPD Stance

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa isn’t backing down over criticism that he may have prematurely defended the LAPD shooting of an unarmed Guatemalan immigrant.


LA Remembers September 11 Terror Attacks

LA Ceremony Honors 9/11 Heroes, Victims

Mayor Villaraigosa will join police and fire officials from around the city to honor those lost in the worst attack ever on U.S. soil.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/10/2010