'I'm Strong, I'm Steeled And I'm Scared': Garcetti Announces New Programs To Help Homeless, Says Crisis Is Most Intense Of His CareerAfter announcing new funding to improve the city's crisis response for the most vulnerable, Mayor Eric Garcetti said the coronavirus pandemic is the most intense situation he has experienced in his career.
Coronavirus: LA County, City Officials Again Urge Public To Refrain From Buying Medical-Grade MasksJust one day after announcing new recommendations about wearing face coverings while in public, local officials again urged the public to refrain from buying medical-grade masks.
Garcetti: Angelenos Should Wear Face Coverings In Public, Manufacturers Gear Up Production For Essential WorkersMayor Eric Garcetti stressed that medical-grade face coverings — such as N95 and surgical masks — should not be worn by the general public or essential workers who are not in the medical field.
'Snitches Get Rewards': Garcetti Issues New Rules For Construction Sites, Encourages Community To Report Safer At Home ViolatorsLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced new guidelines for construction sites that continue to operate during the coronavirus pandemic while encouraging the community to report businesses that violate the Safer at Home order.
Garcetti Announces Increased COVID-19 Testing; Protections For TenantsMayor Eric Garcetti Monday announced the city of Los Angeles saw a 15% increase in coronavirus cases — 151 new cases, bringing the total to 1,171 — and a doubling in the number of dead over the past four days.
Garcetti Orders Temporary Suspension Of Farmers Markets To Stop Spread Of CoronavirusMayor Eric Garcetti Monday announced a temporary suspension of all farmers markets in the city of Los Angeles in an effort to fight the spread of coronavirus.
True Or False? LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Dispels Online Rumors Swirling Around CoronavirusWith so many people confined to their homes, rumors are flying wildly via social media and text message.
Garcetti Says City Will Close Businesses In Violation Of Coronavirus Orders, Newsom Slams Trump's TimelineLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday that the city would investigate complaints of non-essential businesses that remained open despite orders to close due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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.
Los Angeles Orders 155 Electric Buses, Largest Single Order In US HistoryLADOT will receive the first of the buses in March, with the rest set to arrive over the next two years.
LA Launches New Programs To Help The HomelessEven with 26 more homeless shelters opening by July, Mayor Eric Garcetti said prevention is crucial to ending homelessness.
State Gives LA $10M For Job Program Benefiting Formerly Incarcerated PeopleMayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday that the city has received a three-year, $10 million grant from the state to extend a job program that gives formerly incarcerated Angelenos employment opportunities.
Report: Homicide Rate Lowest Los Angeles Has Seen Since 1966The city of Los Angeles got a little bit safer in 2019 according to the Los Angeles Police Department's annual report.
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Endorses Joe Biden, Named Campaign Co-ChairLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti threw his support behind former Vice President Joe Biden in the 2020 presidential race.
Local Leaders Praise Newsom's Executive Order Calling For $1.4B To Address Homelessness CrisisLocal leaders Wednesday praised Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that calls for $1.4 billion in funding to address the state's growing homeless population.