Zev Yaroslavsky

Yaroslavsky Retires After 40-Year Political CareerAfter 40 years on the Los Angeles City Council and then Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Zev Yaroslavsky is retiring.
Lawmakers Approve $125M In Funding For LACMA's New BuildingThe L.A. County Board of Supervisors Wednesday approved $125 million toward the project. It's part of a major push to revitalize what Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky calls the "living room of Los Angeles."
County Supervisor Race Heats Up In LA As Election Day ApproachesAs LA's Election Day 2014 approaches, the battle for County Supervisor is shaping up to be one of the hottest races of the season.
Former State Sen. Sheila Kuehl Nabs Early Lead In Board Of Supervisors RaceKuehl had 34.99 percent of votes, while former Santa Monica Mayor Bobby Shriver trailed behind with 29.88 percent, according to numbers on the L.A. County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk website.
Shriver, Kuehl Square Off In Debate For LA County Board of Supervisors SeatKennedy family member and one-time Santa Monica mayor Shriver and 14-year state lawmaker Kuehl challenged each other's records during the sit-down at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks.
L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca Launches Investigation Into Questionable HiresBaca explained many of the hires were brought on board in the 90s, creating an extra challenge for the department.
LA Board Of Supervisors Vote To Support Tax Hike InitiativeIn a 3-2 vote, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday endorsed Proposition 30, a tax hike initiative championed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky Out Of 2014 Mayoral RaceCounty Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky announced Thursday he has decided not to run for the office of mayor of Los Angeles, saying he would give way to "a new generation" of political leaders when his term ends in 2014.
LA County Updating Beach RegulationsThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to do away with old rules that prohibited football games and Frisbee flying on county beaches.
Hunt For LA Arsonist IntensifiesThe reward is up to $60,000 for the capture of an arsonist who police say set at least 21 carport fires within four hours Friday, damaging cars, homes and apartment buildings.
$60K Reward Offered To Catch Hollywood Arson SuspectsLos Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky says the county will offer a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the series of fires set overnight in Hollywood and West Hollywood.
LA County Supervisors Approve $3.5M Summer Jobs Program For TeensThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved a $3.5 million program to create at least 2,200 summer jobs for young people.