Los Angeles Marks Indigenous Peoples DayGovernment offices, libraries and most banks closed Monday. There will also be no mail delivery. The one exception is Pasadena, where the main library will be open.
LA City Council Votes To Replace Columbus DayGetting rid of Columbus Day has drawn opposition from many Italian-Americans, who view it as a celebration of their national heritage because of Columbus' Italian lineage.
LA City Council Considers Replacing Columbus DayThe city council is exploring the idea of changing Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day.
City Council Committee Considers New Holiday For LA: 'Indigenous Peoples Day'A City Council committee was scheduled to take up a proposal Monday to establish Indigenous Peoples Day as a holiday in Los Angeles.