LA City Council Considers Offering Monetary Rewards For Information Leading To Hate Crime Arrests, ConvictionsMonetary rewards are used to help capture murderers and hit-and-run drivers, and the Los Angeles City Council is now considering offering such rewards to help arrest and convict people who commit hate crimes.
Hearing Held In Fraud Case Of LA Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas, Ex-USC Dean Marilyn FlynnThe two are charged in a scheme in which Ridley-Thomas steered L.A. County money to USC in return for the dean admitting his son into graduate school with a full-tuition scholarship and a paid professorship.
Councilman Mike Bonin's 'Encampment To Home' Program To Launch MondayCity Councilman Mike Bonin announces a program aimed at helping unhoused people get permanent living solutions, he is targeting Westchester Park just months after a successful similar program in Venice Beach.
LA City Council Votes to Suspend Mark Ridley-Thomas Following Corruption ChargesL.A. City Council will voted to suspend Mark Ridley-Thomas on Wednesday morning, following his federal indictment on several charges, including bribery and conspiracy.
LA City Council Approves Motion to Expand Skid Row Clean Team CitywideL.A. City Council has agreed to pass a motion that will expand the Skid Row Clean Team citywide, in an effort to prevent trash and debris buildup around the city.
L.A. City Council Votes Unanimously To Crack Down On Street Racing PromotionL.A. City Council will voted on a motion Monday morning, unanimously agreeing to crack down on street racing and the promotion of street races - with potential for fines of up to $1,000.
LA City Council Approves Sweeping COVID Vaccine Mandate To Enter Restaurants, Shopping Centers, Mayor Garcetti Signs OrdinanceBeginning on or sometime after Nov. 6, proof of a COVID-19 vaccination will be required to enter restaurants, bars, shopping centers and other establishments.
LA City Council Considers Prohibiting Protests Near Target’s HomeThe policy was developed at the request of city council members after anti-vaccination activists showing up at two of their homes at the end of last month.
LA City Clerk Approves Petition To Recall Councilman Mike BoninThe Los Angeles City Clerk announced Monday that the petition for the recall of Councilman Mike Bonin has been approved for circulation.
LA City Clerk Approves Petition To Recall Councilwoman Nithya RamanA petition for the recall of Councilwoman Nithya Raman has been approved for circulation, the Los Angeles Office of the City Clerk announced Friday.
LA City Council Returns To In-Person Meetings For First Time Since March 2020The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday resumed in-person meetings for the first time since March 2020, but members of the public are still only able to participate virtually.
LA City Council To Resume In-Person Meetings On June 15The Los Angeles City Council will resume in-person meetings on June 15, but members of the public will still be able to virtually participate, a spokesperson for Council President Nury Martinez confirmed Monday.
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.