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Final EIR Single Use Carryout 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. The Single Use Bag Policy and FEIR will be in a Special Meeting of Energy and Environment on Monday, June 17th, at 3 p.m., and in Council the next … Continue reading

Rosendahl Honors Champions of Livable Streets

Los Angeles City Councilmember Bill Rosendahl honored LA Streetsblog and Damien Newton for work to promote livable streets in the City. LA Streetsblog is celebrating its 5th anniversary this year. Rosendahl also shined the council spotlight on blogger Joel Epstein who helped raise awareness about Bundy Triangle Park in West LA. The park had been … Continue reading

Community to Discuss Next Steps at LAX Town Hall

Community organizers who engaged neighbors in Westchester and Playa del Rey on the airport runway issue are now looking at next steps when the group meets during a town hall on Saturday. LAX Accountability Community Town Hall: “Reaching Higher Together at LAX” will take place on Saturday, May 4, at 1 p.m., at the Westchester … Continue reading

Rosendahl: My Cancer is in Remission

Councilmember Bill Rosendahl announced today the great news he received from his oncologist, Dr. Melani Shaum, that his cancer is in remission. In this video on his YouTube channel, Rosendahl credits the love and healing support from family, friends and constituents in his battle to beat ureter cancer.  Rosendahl also credits medical marijuana as key to his … Continue reading