LA Controller Terminates Councilman Jose Huizar's PaychecksAccording to Controller Ron Galperin, Councilman Jose Huizar's biweekly gross salary as a member of the council was $8,192.85, which equates to an annual salary of about $213,833.40.
LA City Council Plan Would Replace Police With Crisis Response Team For Nonviolent CallsA City Council motion introduced Tuesday would create what officials are calling a "nonviolent crisis response team" to replace police officers in responding to certain police calls.
LA City Council Approves LAPD Budget Cuts; Department Temporarily Stops Overtime PayThe department also said it was concerned about future recruitment efforts.
LA City Council Introduces Motion To Reduce LAPD's $1.8 Billion BudgetThe motion was cosponsored by councilmen Herb Wesson and Curren Price and was seconded by councilman Paul Krekorian.
Former Aide To Embattled LA Councilman Jose Huizar To Plead Guilty In Federal Corruption Probe At City HallGeorge Esparza, 33, worked for Councilman Jose Huizar until January 2018.
Activists Urge City Council To Rename LA Street After Malcolm XThe effort was being announced to coincide with the late activist's 95th birthday.
Mayor Urges LA City Councilman To 'Step Aside Immediately' If Charged In FBI Corruption ProbeCity Councilman Jose Huizar should "step aside immediately" if he is charged in an ongoing federal investigation, Mayor Eric Garcetti said Friday.
LA City Council Approves Relief Measures For Residents Impacted By Coronavirus PandemicThe Los Angeles City Council Friday approved emergency relief measures aimed at helping people impacted by the coronavirus pandemic make it through the next several months.
Rita Walters, First Black Woman Elected to LA City Council, Dies At Age 89Rita Walters, the first Black woman ever elected to the Los Angeles City Council and a former member of the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education, died Thursday. She was 89.
LA City Council Passes Hate Crime Prevention LegislationLos Angeles City Council passes legislation aimed at preventing hate crimes in the city.
LA City Council Retreats From Law Requiring Potential Contractors To Disclose NRA TiesLos Angeles won't be able to pull the trigger on a law passed nearly a year ago that would have required companies bidding for city contracts to reveal any links with the National Rifle Association.
Nury Martinez Presides As First Latina LA City Council PresidentCouncilwoman Nury Martinez, who represents the 6th Council District in the Northeast San Fernando Valley, took her place as the first Latina to take on the duties of Los Angeles City Council president at Tuesday’s meeting.
LA City Council President Herb Wesson To Step Down, Will Focus On Board Of Supervisors BidHerb Wesson, Los Angeles' first black City Council president, announced Wednesday he will be stepping down from his leadership role in January.
City Council President Proposes $30 Hourly Pay For Lyft, Uber DriversCity Council President Herb Wesson proposed Tuesday that drivers working for rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft in Los Angeles be paid a minimum of $30 per hour.
Protesters Swarm LA City Council Over Plan To Limit Homeless Sleeping Near Schools, Other SitesA proposal to restrict where homeless people may camp around Los Angeles drew protest at a City Council meeting from demonstrators who fear the rules would criminalize homelessness.