City Council Vetoes LA Mayor's Override Of Spending Plan For LAPD FundsThe Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to veto the mayor’s override of a spending plan to redirect some funds from the LAPD to social programs.
LA Moving Forward With $5 'Hazard Pay' Raise For Grocery Store WorkersThe vote comes just days after Kroger announced it will close two grocery stores in Long Beach because of a similar mandate recently passed there.
LA City Councilman Kevin De León Stumbles Through Pledge Of AllegianceLos Angeles City Councilman Kevin de León had a rough time Tuesday getting through the Pledge of Allegiance.
LA City Council Cancels Meeting Scheduled For Inauguration DayIn a statement Friday, Council President Nury Martinez canceled Wednesday's City Council meeting over security concerns.
LA City Council Votes To Increase Mask Enforcement As COVID-19 Pandemic ContinuesThe Los Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to increase mask enforcement as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
LA City Councilors Propose An Extra $5 Per Hour Hazard Pay For Grocery WorkersLarge grocers, defined as those with at least 300 employees nationwide, would be required to provide their employees with an extra $5 per hour.
Incumbent David Ryu Concedes District 4 LA Council Race To Nithya RamanAs of 4:25 p.m. Friday, Nithya Raman had received 52.46% of the vote compared to David Ryu's 47.54% — a difference of just under 6,000 votes.
Raman Holds Lead Over Ryu In District 4; Ridley-Thomas Wins District 10Two Los Angeles City Council seats will be decided in Tuesday's election — one representing the Hollywood Hills and portions of the south San Fernando Valley and the other covering Koreatown and parts of downtown.
'Our City Mourns The Loss Of This Legend': Local Leaders React To Death Of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg"There isn’t a woman in America who has not benefited and lived a better life because of her vast contributions to the women's movement," Los Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez said.
LA City Council Commits $50 Million To Aid Workers Afflicted By COVID-19Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to use $50 million of L.A.'s federal CARES Act funding to provide people with two weeks of pay if they are infected with COVID-19 and cannot work.
Survey Asks LA Residents For Input On Replacing Police With 'Unarmed Trained Specialists'City Council members want to know how Angelenos feel about public safety and policing as the city aims to develop a plan to replace policing for nonviolent responses.
LA City Council Proposals Would Pay COVID-Positive Angelenos To Self-QuarantineThe Los Angeles City Council is considering plans to pay Angelenos who test positive for COVID-19 to stay home.
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.