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September 04, 2019 - 11:04 am
The Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved an ordinance that would allow law enforcement to order anyone, homeless or otherwise, out of brush areas at high-risk for fires. Homeless people living in the brush on red-flag days could end up being moved out by LAPD. The LA City Council took up...
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August 07, 2019 - 9:59 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Two Los Angeles City Council members -- ironically named Smith and Wesson -- introduced a resolution Tuesday calling on state and federal lawmakers to pass gun-control legislation such as banning the sale and possession of assault weapons. "Communities and families across...
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July 30, 2019 - 1:06 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Sleeping in a car overnight on residential streets or near schools became illegal again in Los Angeles today, with the City Council reinstating a ban that expired June 30, sparking anger among some homeless advocates who erupted into chants of "shame on you." The chanting forced...
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May 01, 2019 - 9:03 am
After going round and round for the last four years the Los Angeles City Council wants to do something about those popular traffic apps like Waze. At one point, a city council member threatened legal action if Waze and other apps didn't stop sending an exodus of cars onto small Los Angeles side...
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April 16, 2019 - 8:51 am
Leaders in the city of Los Angeles are expected to approve a so-called 'Green New Deal' to tackle climate change at their meeting Tuesday morning. The proposals would set up a special department to coordinate citywide efforts to cut greenhouse gases. City Councilman Paul Koretz tells KNX urgent...
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April 10, 2019 - 8:08 am
The Los Angeles City Council is considering cracking down on flavored tobacco sales to young people. The motion calls for the City Attorney and the Chief Legislative Analyst to study restricting the sale of such products to youth. It cited an FDA report that more than 2 million high school students...
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April 09, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Anyone caught misusing a disabled parking placard in Los Angeles will soon be hit with a stiff penalty. The Los Angeles City Council has approved an ordinance to impose a fine of $1,100 on anyone caught misusing a disabled parking placard. @KNX1070 — Margaret Carrero (@...
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December 12, 2018 - 10:03 am
(KNX 1070) - Nearly $100 million in Los Angeles tax revenue could be approved today for a major expansion project at the Los Angeles Convention Center. AEG, which manages the complex that includes Staples Center and LA Live, has pitched the $1.2 billion project that would include a park and new...
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December 12, 2018 - 8:12 am
(KNX 1070) - Some critics say the City Council's vote to allow faster driving just made Los Angeles a more dangerous place to live. The LA City Council voted Tuesday on plans to increase speed limits on more than 100 miles of streets, mostly in the San Fernando Valley.The decision to raise speed...
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December 11, 2018 - 1:41 pm
(KNX 1070) - After three-and-a-half years of debate, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously approves regulations for short-term rentals through Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms. Council unanimously approves home-sharing ordinance. @KNX1070 — Claudia Peschiutta (@...
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