| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:55 AM
A coalition of local and state officials gathered in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday to urge regional transportation officials to ditch a controversial proposal to build an underground tunnel extending the Long Beach (710) Freeway to Pasadena.
| Oct 8, 2012
| 5:43 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Just one week after Carmageddon II, Angelinos ditched their cars and hit the streets on Sunday for Los Angeles' fifth CicLAvia event.
Organizers estimate about 100,000 bicyclists, pedestrians and skateboarders flooded much of...
| May 15, 2012
| 4:49 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The Los Angeles City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a camping ban at city parks.
The measure would ban all tents, sleeping bags, bed rolls and hammocks in scores of parks across the city.
The proposed ban comes after...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:32 AM
BOYLE HEIGHTS, Calif. (KTLA) -- L.A. City Councilman Jose Huizar was given a sobriety test -- which he passed -- after being involved in a three-car crash Thursday night.
Sky5 was overhead after the crash was reported around 7 p.m. at 1st Street and...
| Nov 8, 2012
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Arthur K. Snyder, a famously colorful figure who spent nearly two decades in office while contending with an array of personal, legal and political troubles, died Wednesday. He was 79.
Snyder died in his sleep at his...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 10:39 AM
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Streets in Los Angeles will soon get a greener look after the city approved a plan to transform parking spots into pocket parks.
The six-month pilot program, which was approved by the Los Angeles City Council on Friday,...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:51 PM
The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday joined several othercities in voting unanimously to oppose a tunnel extension of the Long Beach (710) Freeway through Pasadena.
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials last week narrowed...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 1:00 AM
Local residents battling the proposed extension of the Long Beach (710) Freeway are watching hopefully as pressure rises on transportation officials to jettison plans for a 4.5-mile tunnel connecting the 710 to the Foothill (210) Freeway.
| Feb 24, 2013
The 9th Council District in South Los Angeles suffers from a toxic combination of entrenched poverty, blight, high unemployment and lagging job skills. With its current representative, Councilwoman Jan Perry, termed out and running for mayor, it is...
| Feb 15, 2011
The longtime general manager of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum could find his job in jeopardy Tuesday when his bosses meet behind closed doors to discuss his decision to allow a top assistant to double as a paid consultant to the producer of a...
| Feb 13, 2011
| 5:48 PM
An administrator for the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission who doubled as a paid consultant to a producer of raves also hired his own City Hall lobbyist as he sought to keep the controversial events at the stadium, according to records and...