Posted in January 2013

Pilot Storage Program Provides Homeless with Safe Place for Personal Items

A recently launched, precedent setting pilot program will increase the amount of supportive services for the homeless, provide relief for Ocean Front Walk stakeholders, and allow for better enforcement of City ordinances stuck in pending federal cases, Councilmember Bill Rosendahl announced today. Rosendahl, along with the Venice Community Housing Corporation (VCH), have collaborated on a … Continue reading

FAA to Install Runway Status Lights at LAX

Constituents who live near Los Angeles Internatonal Airport (LAX)  may have noticed a change in the flight pattern and possibly more noise near the south runway over the weekend. A spokesperson with Los Angeles World Airports says the Federal Aviation Administration began installing additional infrastructure to the Runway Status Light (RWSL) system that is currently in … Continue reading

City Releases DEIR for Single Use Plastic Bag Ordinance

The City of Los Angeles is proposing to adopt and implement an ordinance to ban single-use plastic carryout bags, charge a fee on paper bags, and promote the use of reusable bags at specified retailers in the City of Los Angeles. Read: Draft Environmental Impact Report and Public Review on Proposed Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance