LA County Partners With SafePass App To Help Residents With Coronavirus Contact TracingLos Angeles County is joining forces with SafePass, a mobile app that anonymously tracks people who may be exposed to coronavirus and provides phone notifications to those who had close contact to get tested.
Garcetti Authorizes Utilities To Be Shut Off At Cahuenga Pass Party House After Several WarningsMayor Eric Garcetti authorized the Department of Water and Power to cut utilities to a house in Cahuenga Pass that hosted large gatherings amid the COVID-19 pandemic despite multiple warnings from the city.
Garcetti: Most City Services Going Contactless, DigitalMayor Eric Garcetti announced Wednesday that he had signed an executive order to make all city services contactless and digital when possible.
Garcetti Authorizes City To Shut Off Power At Hollywood Hills 'Party House' Reportedly Belonging To TikTok Star Bryce HallPower was authorized to be shut off Wednesday at a Hollywood Hills home, reportedly belonging to TikTok personality Bryce Hall, after multiple large gatherings were held at the property.
LA Police Union: 'Someone Else With A Clipboard,' Not Officers Should Enforce Coronavirus Gathering RestrictionsThe police union representing LAPD officers up to the rank of lieutenant is speaking out against Mayor Eric Garcetti's plan to turn off power and water at houses repeatedly defying coronavirus health orders to avoid large gatherings.
LA Mayor Authorizes DWP To Shut Off Water, Power For Large House PartiesMayor Eric Garcetti says he is authorizing the DWP to shut off utility service to properties where large parties and gatherings are held.
Garcetti Announces Expanded Small Business Relief Program; Threat Level Remains At OrangeIf the city reaches threat level red, Garcetti said stay-at-home orders would be reinstated.
LA Mayor Unveils New Indicator Showing City's Current Coronavirus Threat LevelMayor Eric Garcetti said the indicator was currently set to orange due to recent increases in cases, hospitalizations and infection rates.
LA County Officials Report Another 1,200 Coronavirus Cases, 34 Deaths; Garcetti Ramps Up Testing In CityHealth officials also reported that the number of hospitalizations due to COVID-19 in the county continued its slow upward climb, a concerning trend as the state continues to reopen.
LA Mayor Establishes Office Of Racial Equity, Plans To 'Give Preference To Minority-Owned Businesses'An executive order signed Friday by Mayor Eric Garcetti requires Los Angeles city departments to prepare for the reinstatement of affirmative action in California.
LAPD Union Blasts Garcetti's 'Killers' Remark, Proposal To Cut $1.8 Billion BudgetOn Friday morning, LAPPL issued a blistering statement in response to the comment that stated: "Eric has apparently lost his damn mind," and suggesting that if the city had a charter provision allowing the removal of a mayor for illness or incapacity, "we'd plead for it to be invoked."