LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Ticket prices are going up again at the Los Angeles Zoo, the fifth ticket increase in as many years.
The $1 increase will bring tickets for children 12 and younger to $12, up from $5 when Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa took office in 2005. Admission for adults will climb to $17, up from $10 seven years ago. Senior ticket prices will be $14.READ MORE: Clippers Rally For 2nd Straight Night To Top Magic, 111-102
The rise in admission prices is expected to generate $720,000 in revenue, according to Assistant City Administrative Officer Raymond Ciranna.READ MORE: Authorities Identify Gardena Man Fatally Stabbed on Saturday As Gary Godinez
The increase was called for as part of the city budget proposed by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and approved by the City Council Tuesday.MORE NEWS: One Killed In Palmdale Hit-And-Run; Authorities Searching For Suspect
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