Councilman Kevin De Leon Is Being Targeted For A RecallKevin de Leon was served a recall notice on Tuesday, citing his handling of the city's homelessness crisis.
LA City Council Approves $5 Million For Program To House Boardwalk ResidentsThe Los Angeles City Council Thursday allocated $5 million to pay for interim housing for about 200 people who live in encampments along Ocean Front Walk in Venice and are being offered a pathway to permanent housing through Councilman Mike Bonin's "Encampment to Home" program.
Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas Puts Forward Proposal To Unite City And County Efforts To End HomelessnessCouncilman Mark Ridley-Thomas introduced a proposal Thursday that would unify city and county efforts to end homelessness.
Koretz, Buscaino Introduce City Council Motion To Prepare For Possible Withdrawal From LA Homeless Services AuthorityTwo Los Angeles City Council members introduced a motion on Friday to have the city prepare for the possible withdrawal from a prominent homeless services group.
City Council Approves Plans To Spend $56.6 Million In Funds Diverted From LAPD Last YearCity council approves plan to invest more than $56 million in programs that benefit communities of color and provide alternatives to traditional policing.
LA City Council Calls For Permanent Closure Of Aliso Canyon Gas FacilityThe Los Angeles City Council called Wednesday for the permanent closure of the Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Facility in Porter Ranch.
Pat Russell, First Woman To Serve As LA City Council President, Dies at 97Russell served as an L.A. city councilwoman from 1969 to 1987.
City Council Looks At Plan To Sue LAUSD To Reopen Schools The Los Angeles City Council is considering its legal options to compel LAUSD schools to reopen for in-person instruction at 25% capacity.
Councilman Blumenfield Proposes Motion To Fortify Freelance Workers' RightsSome Los Angeles officials are aiming to strengthen the rights of freelance employees in the city.
LA City Council, Committee Meetings Canceled As Inauguration Day PrecautionLos Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez sent a letter Tuesday, urging all of the city’s departments to work remotely on Jan. 20 to ensure their safety.
LA City Council Votes To Have City Pursue Changes To Restaurant Permit ProcessesThe Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to instruct city agencies and departments to pursue changes that would make it easier for restaurants to provide outdoor dining amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Former LA City Councilman Tom LaBonge Dies At 67During his tenure on the council, LaBonge helped expand Griffith Park, oversaw the restoration and expansion of the Griffith Observatory, and helped create the Fallen Firefighter Memorial in Hollywood.
LA City Council Approves Redistribution Of $100 Million Cut From LAPD BudgetThe Los Angeles city council voted unanimously on Wednesday to put $100 million, which was cut from the LAPD budget earlier this year, toward community programs in underserved neighborhoods.
LA City Council Calling For Closure Of Whiteman Airport In Pacoima Due To 'Obvious Safety Risk'Los Angeles City Council members are echoing residents' concerns in calling to close down the decades-old Whiteman Airport due to environmental and safety concerns.
LA City Council Seeks To Expand Program That Houses Homeless Residents In Motel, Hotel RoomsProject Roomkey, which is led by the county and the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority, houses people 65 or older, those who have underlying medical conditions and those people with other health risks.