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  • City calls for new earthquake tests at Hollywood's Millennium site

    City calls for new earthquake tests at Hollywood's Millennium site
    Los Angeles officials have asked the developer of a controversial Hollywood skyscraper proposal to conduct new seismic tests to determine whether the project's towers could be at risk in an earthquake. The request from the Department of Building and...
  • Controversial Hollywood skyscraper project heads to vote today

    Controversial Hollywood skyscraper project heads to vote today
    The Los Angeles City Council is poised for a major vote Wednesday on a controversial Hollywood skyscraper project near the famed Capitol Records building. If the project is approved, New York-based Millennium Partners would be able to build more than...
  • Garcetti vows to fight DWP union drive for quick salary deal

    Garcetti vows to fight DWP union drive for quick salary deal
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Friday that he “won’t be pushed” into a quick deal on a new labor contract for workers at the Department of Water and Power. “I’m not going to do a deal before it’s a good deal for...
  • L.A. council approves soaring Hollywood Millennium skyscrapers

    L.A. council approves soaring Hollywood Millennium skyscrapers
    The Los Angeles City Council has approved a plan that would radically alter the Hollywood skyline despite warnings from state officials about the project's proximity to a major earthquake fault line. The 13-0 vote Wednesday in favor of the Hollywood...
  • L.A. Council President Herb Wesson wants DWP deal by Sept. 1

    L.A. Council President Herb Wesson wants DWP deal by Sept. 1
    Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson called Thursday for public hearings on the proposed contract with Department of Water and Power employees, saying he wants a deal on the contract by Sept. 1. Wesson said Mayor Eric Garcetti has...
  • Councilman Jose Huizar hit by employee discrimination complaint

    Councilman Jose Huizar hit by employee discrimination complaint
    A woman who was until recently Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar's deputy chief of staff has filed a workplace discrimination complaint against the city and her former boss, according to the state agency that receives such complaints. Fahizah...
  • Councilman Jose Huizar denies allegations in employee complaint

    Councilman Jose Huizar denies allegations in employee complaint
    Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar said through a spokesman Monday that allegations contained in a workplace discrimination complaint filed against him by a former female staffer are untrue. Huizar spokesman Rick Coca said in an email that the...
  • Huizar denies sex harassment claims as independent panel convened

    Huizar denies sex harassment claims as independent panel convened
    An independent panel to investigate complaints lodged by city employees against the city's elected officials will be convened for only the fifth timeĀ  in what appears to be an effort to probe sexual harassment allegations against Los Angeles City...
  • Councilman Huizar says affair with former aide was 'huge mistake'

    Councilman Huizar says affair with former aide was 'huge mistake'
    Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar said Tuesday that his extramarital relationship with a former aide was a "huge mistake" but added that he expects voters will judge him on his accomplishments. Huizar attended his first council meeting since his...
  • L.A. Council prepares to ban use of bullhooks on circus elephants

    L.A. Council prepares to ban use of bullhooks on circus elephants
    The Los Angeles City Council took action Wednesday to ban bullhooks used by elephant trainers in traveling circuses, becoming the first U.S. metropolis to outlaw a tool that critics say inflicts pain. Voting unanimously, the council asked the city...
  • L.A. council OKs Hollywood skyscrapers despite concerns over quake fault line

    L.A. council OKs Hollywood skyscrapers despite concerns over quake fault line
    The Los Angeles City Council approved a plan Wednesday that would radically alter the Hollywood skyline despite warnings from state officials that the project site may lie on a major earthquake fault line. The 13-0 vote in favor of the Hollywood...
  • L.A. council members call for big changes in sex harassment training

    L.A. council members call for big changes in sex harassment training
    Two members of the Los Angeles City Council called Wednesday for major changes to the city’s sexual harassment training, saying every employee should take the sessions, not just managers. Council President Herb Wesson and Councilwoman Nury...