MacArthur Park To Temporarily Close On Oct. 15Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo confirmed Monday that the lakeside portion of MacArthur Park, where about 200 homeless people have taken up residence, will temporarily close on Oct. 15 for "much- needed deferred maintenance."
Councilman Gil Cedillo To Provide Lunar New Year Gift Bags To SeniorsLos Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo announced Thursday his office will give out 450 gift bags containing protective masks and chocolates to Chinese-American seniors in his district for the Lunar New Year.
LA Councilman Gil Cedillo Wants To Stop City Hotels From Holding Immigrant FamiliesLos Angeles City Councilmember Gil Cedillo said he plans to introduce a motion that would ban L.A. hotels from holding immigrant families for private security companies.
'It Is Cruel': Boulders Replace Homeless Encampment In Angelino Heights Cul-De-SacLarge boulders now sit where a homeless encampment once stood on Custer Avenue in Angelino Heights.
Senior Citizens In Chinatown Unsure Of Housing Fate As Rent Hike LoomsMeta Housing and Western Seniors Housing, the owner and manager of The Metro senior lofts in Chinatown, respectively, want to increase tenants' rents by 8 percent, an additional cost residents say they cannot afford.
Beleaguered City Council Candidate Shakes Up His Campaign StaffBray-Ali first made headlines when controversial and disparaging comments he wrote online about minorities, transgender folks and overweight and mentally ill people came to light.
LA Councilman Accused Of Stealing Rival's Campaign SignsBut there is no evidence linking Gil Cedillo to the alleged scheme.
LA City Council Hopes To Offer Help To 8,000 People Living In Their VehiclesOne man is living in a motor home with four children and two dogs.
Councilmembers, Taxi Drivers Protest Ridesharing Apps At City HallHundreds of taxicab drivers descended on the steps of City Hall Tuesday morning to protest popular ridesharing apps.
LA Councilman Wants To Put Brakes On Impounding Cars Of Unlicensed ImmigrantsA Los Angeles city councilman wants to put the brakes on impounding vehicles of unlicensed immigrants until a new law allowing them to get driver’s licenses goes into effect.
Son Of LA City Councilman Under Fire For Job At Recently Scrutinized SoCal Water DistrictThe son of a Los Angeles city councilman has come under fire due to his six-figure salary with a Southern California water district that is reportedly under federal investigation.
LA Officials Vote To Support Driver’s Licenses For Unauthorized ImmigrantsThe Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Wednesday in support of a bill that would allow unauthorized immigrants to apply for driver’s licenses.
Lawmakers Move To Give Illegal Immigrants Licenses Hundreds of thousands of young illegal immigrants could get California driver's licenses if a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown becomes law.
Calif. Moves To Give Licenses To Immigrant DriversCalifornia is moving to give driver's licenses to young immigrants who are in the country illegally but would no longer face deportation under a recently announced policy change by the Obama administration.
Assemblyman Makes 8th Push To License Undocumented DriversFor Gil Cedillo, the eighth time could be a charm.