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Garcetti Announces 2,400 Lane Miles Paved In The Last Year, But Repairs Still A Slow Process

About a third of Los Angeles streets have a D or F grade, according to city officials.

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Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting Reported Downtown Los Angeles

Police were reportedly called to the area in response to a shirtless man who was shooting a weapon into the air.


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City Council Mulls Easing Ban On Street Construction During Rush Hour

The Los Angeles City Council is considering relaxing a ban that prohibits construction on city streets during rush hour.



LA Council Members Put Street Repair Plan, Tax Hike On Hold

City Council members Tuesday said that an effort to repair 8,200 miles of deteriorating city streets has reached a roadblock, leading to a backlog of broken streets.



LA City Council Doubles Budget To Clean Up Skid Row

The L.A. City Council Tuesday added another $2.2 million to a program aimed at cleaning up homeless areas.

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Street Closures Take Effect For Oscar Prep

A host of streets are expected to close Sunday evening in preparation for next weekend’s 86th Academy Awards ceremony.


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Obama To Arrive To LA-Area By Late-Afternoon Monday

President Obama is scheduled to arrive to the Los Angeles area on Monday afternoon for a planned, two-day visit.


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Homeless Artist Inspires ‘Mondays With William’ Documentary

Four years have passed since art designer Marcelle Danan first shared her story of her special friendship with William Laga, a homeless artist.


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Katy Perry, Jennifer Hudson Among Stars Slated To Perform At Obama Concert Sunday

President Barack Obama is expected to arrive in the Southland on Sunday for a two-day visit.


The Playboy Mansion (also known as the Playboy Mansion West) is among the homes in the Holmby Hills area of Los Angeles. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Potholes Push Holmby Hills Residents To Back 90210 Annexation

Is the lack of smooth surface roads enough reason for one upscale Southland neighborhood to join itself to the most famous zip code in the world?


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Tree-Trimming Budget Cuts May Slow Fire Trucks

Fire engines and other emergency vehicles may face delays due to cutbacks in the city’s tree-trimming schedule, officials said Tuesday.

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Water Main Ruptures In Sherman Oaks

Crews Tuesday night were responding to a water main break in Sherman Oaks.



No Summer Break For ‘Apron’ Parking Violators Around UCLA

A crackdown set to begin this week on what has been a longtime parking practice on the streets around UCLA could eventually move some drivers to give up their wheels.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/28/2011

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Mayor Asks Angelenos To Report Potholes

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa urged Angelenos Saturday to report potholes in their neighborhoods in preparation for a two-day blitz next month, when crews will be dispatched with orders to fix 20,000 of them.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2011


Icy Roads Closed Within Station Fire Burn Area

Several streets were closed Friday in the Station Fire burn area due to icy road conditions, according to officials.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/25/2011