Los Angeles City Council

Court may strike down deal on digital billboards

LOS ANGELES (AP) – An appeals court may strike down a deal approved by the Los Angeles City Council in 2006 to allow about 100 digital billboards in Hollywood and other neighborhoods. The Los Angeles […]

10/31/2012

Council bans sales on commercially bred pets

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council tentatively voted on Wednesday to ban pet stores from selling dogs, cats and rabbits purchased from commercial breeders. Instead, pet stores would be able to obtain […]

10/25/2012

Ordinance to block big-box stores from Chinatown defeated

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An effort to temporarily block large retail chains from opening in Chinatown failed today to garner the necessary votes, but a second vote is scheduled tomorrow. The Los Angeles City Council […]

10/24/2012

Laguna may crack down on juvenile skateboarders

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Skateboarders could find themselves without wheels unless they wear helmets under a proposed law by the City Council that comes up for a vote Tuesday night. State law requires youngsters […]

10/16/2012

New rules pending for L.A.'s digital billboards

(CNS) – After years of legal disputes, the Los Angeles City Council is expected today to authorize city officials to enter into negotiations with two large media companies to craft new rules regarding billboards. The […]

10/16/2012

Council expected to repeal L.A. pot shops (audio)

The L.A. City Council is expected to give its final approval today on repealing the ban on storefront pot shops and formally dump its ban on pot shops after advocates collected enough signatures to put […]

10/09/2012

LA council votes to repeal pot dispensary ban

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles City Council has voted in favor of repealing a ban that was supposed to shutter hundreds of pot dispensaries that have cropped up across the city. Council members […]

10/02/2012

Fed judge upholds begging ban at LAX

(CNS) – A federal judge has upheld a city ordinance that bans begging for funds inside the terminals, parking areas or sidewalks at Los Angeles International Airport, it was announced today. U.S. District Judge Consuelo […]

08/10/2012

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