A city official told Lopez that he had no idea how many apartments were operating without proper permits.
A state agency has approved a plan for fire rings in some of Newport Beach after years of heated debate over the summertime tradition.
An elaborate Halloween show in Riverside is expected to resume after the display’s creators say they received the “green light” from the city.
A Los Angeles City Council committee is seeking an ordinance that would prevent permits from being issued to strip clubs, liquor stores and adult businesses along three San Fernando Valley roads.
About 56,000 Californians have a concealed-weapons permit in a state of 38 million residents.
A reported 95 percent reduction in film production permits in Los Angeles County is being linked to a voter-backed measure requiring condoms to be used in all locally-produced adult films, according to reports.
The co-owners of a local restaurant known for parties say they are struggling to stay in business since police required the venue to obtain a permit for its shows.
Residents of the city of Menifee, once known for its farming and mining, can begin applying for permits to build their subterranean housing this month after the City Council passed a hotly contested ordinance allowing the practice.
Local lawmakers moved Wednesday to help Los Angeles property owners rebuild quickly after a rash of recent arson fires.
Even though elevators are supposed to be inspected every year, we found permits in elevators well past the deadline — tens of thousands of expired permits statewide. It’s a potential for a hazard.
The Bureau of Land Management has suspended future event permits for the promoter of last weekend’s off-road race in the California desert where eight spectators were killed by a racing truck.