Miguel Santana

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Agreement reached on DWP contract

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An agreement has been reached between the city and the union representing workers at the Department of Water and Power, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced tonight. Garcetti said he was pleased “we […]

08/22/2013

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L.A. 2020 Commission to provide budget guidance

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce Mickey Kantor will announce a 12-member independent commission tomorrow charged with developing budget-balancing ideas for the city of Los Angeles. City Council President Herb Wesson last […]

03/27/2013

LA Council supports tax increase

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council today signaled its strong support for a half-cent sales tax increase to fund city services, but also moved forward with three additional proposals that could go […]

10/31/2012

City official warns of 'black clouds' in budget

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The city’s top budget adviser urged the City Council today to follow through and move quickly on a pledge to eliminate 209 city jobs in the face of a $16.6 million […]

10/24/2012