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Mayor Eric Garcetti said today he had launched a global search to fill the executive director position at the Port of Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles City Council voted on Tuesday to ban smoking of electronic cigarettes at all public buildings and restaurants, as well as at parks, playgrounds, beaches, libraries and public schools in the city.
An expansive residential development project in San Pedro nearly 10 years in the making gained final city approval today.
The L.A. City Council renewed its approval on Tuesday for a set of tax breaks for the Village at Topanga project by Australian mall developer Westfield Group.
The Los Angeles City Council on Friday voted overwhelmingly to ban fracking at oil and gas wells in the city until it could be shown the activity would not harm the environment or public health. The vote makes Los Angeles the largest city in the nation to impose a moratorium on the controversial drilling practice.
Two battling business groups in downtown L.A.’s Art District have reached a compromise to create a new business improvement district for the neighborhood, ending a long-running legal dispute.
Federal authorities today announced multiple indictments against state Sen. Ron Calderon and his brother, former Assemblyman Tom Calderon, related to the senator’s alleged acceptance of about $100,000 in bribes.
Two Los Angeles assemblymen on Wednesday introduced a bill to ramp up California’s efforts to hold onto film and TV production.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday ordered the city’s planning and building and safety departments to consolidate key functions and take other steps to cut red tape for developers.
Leaders from L.A.’s tech, venture capital and entrepreneur communities and the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. on Tuesday announced they will join forces to promote the region as an innovation center and spur job creation.
OP-ED: Local, state leaders must work with L.A., Long Beach ports to battle rising cargo rivals.
SHIPPING: John McLaurin calls on local and state governments to buoy the L.A. and Long Beach ports against competitors.
NON-PROFIT: David A. Schwarz touts the civic value of well-balanced private-public collaboration.
Traffic at the Port of Los Angeles increased 2.5 percent in January compared with the same month last year, according to figures released Friday.
ENERGY: Former oil exec tries to make case to recover billions.
U.S. courts may be powerless to help oil magnate Tiangang Sun recover billions he claims he is owed by China.
The Long Beach City Council has approved an ordinance to raise the pay of airport and Convention Center workers to $13.26 an hour.