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.
LA Mayor Garcetti Slams 'Unconscionable' Move By Trump Administration To Limits Food Stamp BenefitsMayor Eric Garcetti blasted an announcement Wednesday from the U.S. Department of Agriculture that limits states' ability to waive work mandates for food stamp recipients.
First-Year Community College Students In LA Will Get Free LaptopsThe “Connect to Success” program will distribute free, refurbished laptops to ever first-year students under the LA College Promise.
Newly Formed Census Network To Help Ensure Accurate Count In Los AngelesCalifornia has launched a new push to raise public awareness about the upcoming 2020 United States Census, the importance of a complete count and the local economic impact it could have.
Force Is With Them! Construction Of George Lucas Museum In Full SwingWhen the project is complete, it will be a 300,000 square -foot space, surrounded by 11 acres.
LADWP To Create Office Of Inspector General To Improve Accountability, TransparencyMayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will create an Office of Inspector General in an effort to improve accountability and transparency at the utility.
Controller Releases Scathing Audit of City's Homeless OutreachThe outreach agency that is supposed to help the homeless get off the streets of Los Angeles was criticized Wednesday in a report by the controller for not doing enough.
Redacted Text Messages Between Mayor, Fire Chief Raising ConcernsA number of text message exchanges between Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and firefighters during the Woolsey fire last year were recently released to the Los Angeles Times, but it's what wasn't included that's raising concerns.
"Giant Leap For The City": Garcetti Announces New Homelessness InitiativeLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti walked the streets of Skid Row Thursday morning as he announces a new initiative that he hopes will improve the city's homeless crisis.
LA Mayor Calls Trump Plan To Deport Roughly 1 Million People Here Illegally 'Not Logistically Possible'Garcetti expressed serious doubts about whether Trump's plan could be implemented effectively, saying, "It's not a real plan."
Officials Break Ground On $5.5 Billion People Mover At LAXWhen the elevated train system is finished, it will carry 30 million passengers and their luggage to and from LAX every year.
Mayor Eric Garcetti Orders Elite LAPD Unit To Cut Down On Traffic StopsMayor Eric Garcetti ordered an elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department to cut down on the number of vehicle stops it conducts after a published report found officers pulled over a disproportionate number of African Americans.