LA To Use $6M Of CARES Act Funding To Help Street Vendors Get Permits, Equipment Amid COVID-19 StrugglesLos Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to use $6 million in federal CARES Act funding to help street vendors procure equipment and permits needed to comply with local laws.
City Council Eyes Street Vendor Moratorium In Response To Coronavirus PandemicIt's no question that Angelenos love their tacos and the street vendors who sell them, but City Hall is looking to shut them down in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Battery Charges Filed In Assault On 2 Women In Downtown LA Street Vendor DisputeArka Sangbaran Oroojian faces up to 30 months in jail and $10,000 in fines if convicted as charged, according to the City Attorney's Office.
LA City Council Votes To Legalize Sidewalk VendingThe ordinance will require sidewalk vendors to have permits to operate within certain areas. It will not take effect until January of 2020.
New California Law To Help Sidewalk Vendors Operate LegallyCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill to make it easier for sidewalk vendors to operate legally in the state.
Street Vendors Blocking Sidewalks Get Boot From Hollywood Walk Of FameItems of street vendors on the Hollywood Walk of Fame who set up tables or large carts to sell their goods will now be subject to the code, known as 56.11, which has traditionally been used to prevent homeless encampments.
Councilman Proposes $25K Reward For Info On Suspects Who Brutally Beat Street Vendor In South LASecurity video shows Pedro Reyes running into the street before he’s knocked down by one of the assailants. As he’s lying in the street, three people bend down and rifle through his clothes.
Street Vendors Sue Los Angeles Over Seizures In Fashion DistrictStreet vendors in the trendy Fashion District of downtown Los Angeles sued the city and the neighborhood's business improvement district, accusing them of harassment, illegally destroying their carts and other property, and threatening some with deportation.
Supporters Of Proposed Ordinance To Legalize Street Vending In LA Gather At City HallSupporters of a proposed ordinance that would permit legal street vending in the city of Los Angeles gathered Tuesday to discuss the measure.
Group Rallies For Legalization Of Street Vendors In LAA group rallied in Koreatown Thursday night to support the legalization of street food vendors in Los Angeles.