LA County Board Approves Plan For Portable Toilets For HomelessHoping to curb the spread of hepatitis A, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a plan to install portable toilets and hand-washing stations near densely populated homeless encampments.
Marijuana Business Tax To Fund Homelessness Fight Will Be On November Ballot In LA CountyThe LA County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 Tuesday to ask voters in November to approve a special marijuana business tax of up to 10 percent of gross receipts to fund the fight against homelessness.
LA County Supervisors Declared Local Emergency In Wake Of Porter Ranch Gas LeakLos Angeles County Supervisors formally declared a local emergency Tuesday in response to the continuing gas leak that has prompted hundreds of residents to temporarily relocate from the Porter Ranch area.
LA County Supervisors Approve Pay Raises For Firefighters, Sheriff's DeputiesThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved agreements Tuesday to increase salaries for several groups of county employees.
LA County Board Of Supervisors To Possibly Vote On Motion To Ban Major Music FestivalsLos Angeles County Board of Supervisors could vote on a motion Tuesday to end major music festivals on county property.
LA County Board Of Supervisors To Consider Water Conservation PlanMembers of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday are expected to consider a conservation plan that would triple charges for customers who fail to meet mandated water consumption targets.
LA County Votes To End ICE In Jails, Pledges To Continue Cooperation With FedsThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday in favor of the removal of federal immigration agents from county jails.
$10,000 Reward Offered In 2013 Fatal Shooting Of Man, 19, In Long BeachThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Wednesday announced a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the death of a 19-year-old in Long Beach.
Race For LA County Board of Supervisors Heats UpThe race is on to succeed Zev Yaroslavsky, one of the big names on the County Board of Supervisors, pitting a current member of the Kennedy clan against a former TV sitcom star-turned-lawmaker.
LA Board Of Supervisors Vote To Lift Hard-Hitting Hiring Freeze On County DepartmentsThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Monday to lift a hard-hitting 2009 hiring freeze that affected almost every department in the county.
Local State Of Emergency Declared In Powerhouse FireThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a proclamation Tuesday declaring a local state of emergency from the 32,000-acre Powerhouse Fire.
Hundreds Protest LA County Jail Expansion PlanHundreds of protesters rallied Tuesday against a proposal to expand the Los Angeles County jail system. They say the nearly $1.5 billion on the table could be used to help prevent crime instead.