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  • Blunt report finds L.A. isn't keeping up with removing dumped trash

    Blunt report finds L.A. isn't keeping up with removing dumped trash
    The streets, alleys and empty lots of Los Angeles are so dirty with trash that it threatens the city's image and makes some areas appear "unsafe and ungoverned," according to an internal report obtained by The Times. The blunt assessment blames...
  • L.A. City Atty. Feuer makes valid case for funding under Prop. 47

    Proposition 47, adopted last month, turned six drug possession and low-level property felonies into misdemeanors, setting in motion some rejiggering of California's criminal justice system. Among the changes in Los Angeles is the transfer of caseloads...
  • L.A. leaders break ground on long-awaited Westside subway extension

    L.A. leaders break ground on long-awaited Westside subway extension
    After more than three decades of planning and delay, Los Angeles officials broke ground Friday on the first phase of a Westside subway extension that will expand transit options along one of the most densely populated and congested corridors in the...
  • Angelenos could tax themselves to fix roads under City Hall proposal

    Angelenos could tax themselves to fix roads under City Hall proposal
    Los Angeles residents fed up with rutted roads and buckled sidewalks may soon be able to tax themselves to pay for improvements in their neighborhoods.  A proposal unveiled by Councilman Joe Buscaino at a City Council meeting Wednesday asks city...
  • Raul Bocanegra, Co-Author of California Film Incentives Bill, Trails in Assembly Re-Election Bid

    In one of the bigger upsets in state politics in this year's midterms, Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra, who co-authored the legislation to extend and expand California's film and TV tax credit, is trailing his opponent, Patty Lopez, another Democrat who...
  • L.A. workforce development program gets $36-million overhaul

    L.A. workforce development program gets $36-million overhaul
    A revamped citywide workforce development program powered by $36 million in federal funds, private grants and equipment will seek to combat a yawning skills gap in Southern California. On Wednesday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti introduced an upgraded...
  • End veteran homelessness in L.A.

    End veteran homelessness in L.A.
    There are an estimated 4,600 homeless veterans in Los Angeles County — more than anywhere else in the country. That's why there's been such pressure on the Department of Veterans Affairs to repurpose some of the empty buildings on its sprawling 387-...
  • McDonnell claims victory in L.A. County sheriff's race

    McDonnell claims victory in L.A. County sheriff's race
    Jim McDonnell gave a victory speech to his supporters Tuesday night, with early returns showing him ahead of Paul Tanaka in the race for Los Angeles County sheriff by a margin of 75% to 25%. Campaign aides said they had not received a concession phone...
  • New York and Los Angeles Fight for Latenight Shows With Incentives

    When CBS announced last summer that Stephen Colbert would stay in New York when he takes over "Late Show," it wasn't much of a surprise in Los Angeles, even though Mayor Eric Garcetti had made overtures to lure the show West. In Gotham the production is...
  • L.A. Zoo brings holiday lights back to Griffith Park after five years

    L.A. Zoo brings holiday lights back to Griffith Park after five years
    Lights are returning to Griffith Park this holiday. The DWP Holiday Light Festival  winked off in 2009, but the L.A. Zoo is taking up the baton with the first holiday lights display in the 48-year history of the zoo. For 14 years the Department of Water...
  • Mayor hikes pay for 9 city managers; others asked to go without for 3 years

    Mayor hikes pay for 9 city managers; others asked to go without for 3 years
    Nine Los Angeles city managers are getting raises of 3% or 5% from Mayor Eric Garcetti at the same time negotiators are trying to forestall salary increases for a wide range of other city workers. The raises, given to a select set of top managers in...