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  • Kevin de León becomes state Senate leader in $50,000 event

    Kevin de León becomes state Senate leader in $50,000 event
    In an elaborate event at Walt Disney Concert Hall featuring mariachis, a Korean drum circle and a student color guard, Democrat Kevin de León was sworn in Wednesday as leader of the state Senate — the first Latino to hold the post since 1883....
  • L.A. agency to urge mandatory quake retrofits for older apartments

    L.A. agency to urge mandatory quake retrofits for older apartments
    After months of studies, Los Angeles' building department will recommend requiring owners to retrofit thousands of wood apartment buildings vulnerable to collapse during a major earthquake. The retrofitting would be mandated for apartments with weak...
  • Garcetti's ambitious goal for L.A.'s water supply

     Garcetti's ambitious goal for L.A.'s water supply
    Spurred by the drought, but planning for long-term sustainability, Mayor Eric Garcetti has set an ambitious and important goal for Los Angeles: to reduce the amount of water it purchases by 50% in 10 years. That's a decade sooner than water managers had...
  • Amid drought, mayor directs L.A. to cut water use 20% by 2017

    Amid drought, mayor directs L.A. to cut water use 20% by 2017
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti issued an executive directive on Tuesday requiring Los Angeles to reduce its fresh water use 20% by 2017 as a response to the prolonged drought. Garcetti also asked L.A. departments to dramatically cut the amount of water...
  • Amid drought, Mayor Garcetti directs L.A. to cut water use 20% by 2017

     Amid drought, Mayor Garcetti directs L.A. to cut water use 20% by 2017
    Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday challenged Los Angeles residents, businesses and city agencies to cut water use by 20% over the next 21/2 years and warned of new water restrictions if conservation targets aren't met. In announcing the plan, Garcetti said...
  • Mayor Garcetti's 'back to basics' approach is working

    Mayor Garcetti's 'back to basics' approach is working
    There was a little snickering when Mayor Eric Garcetti framed his ambition as getting Los Angeles government “back to basics.” It seemed to some — including me — that this approach, while important, also allowed him to duck...
  • Busting LAPD's 'ghost car' falsifications

    Busting LAPD's 'ghost car' falsifications
    An Inspector General's report released Friday confirmed what many Los Angeles Police Department insiders have been complaining about for months: Officers have routinely falsified records to make it appear that they were patrolling the streets, when in...
  • L.A. doesn't need a football team or a fancy convention center

    L.A. doesn't need a football team or a fancy convention center
    Mayor Eric Garcetti says it’s “highly likely” that a National Football League team will move to Los Angeles next year, that the league is “finally interested” in our fair city again. Oh really? This sounds familiar....
  • Ignore NFL chatter. If L.A. wants a team, here's the plan.

    Ah, once again, we have the story of the NFL returning to Los Angeles. It's not really a story. Just a bunch of beeps and winks and whispers and nods. It's a story made for Twitter. It can easily be covered in 140 characters that add nothing, which is...
  • Psst ... wanna buy a parking spot?

    Psst ... wanna buy a parking spot?
    In Los Angeles, parking your car on the street can be almost as stressful as driving it in traffic. Day after day, motorists repeat the same drill in the congested neighborhoods of the city: They weave up and down the streets, eyes peeled for an empty...
  • Garcetti: It's 'highly likely' NFL team will come to L.A.

    Garcetti: It's 'highly likely' NFL team will come to L.A.
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Thursday that a National Football League team is "highly likely" to return to the city in the next year. On an "Ask the Mayor" segment on KNX-AM (1070), Garcetti said that though L.A. doesn't want to subsidize a...