Los Angeles Policy and Updates
Last week when Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa delivered his state of the city address he largely avoided the main topic facing the city: the budget. Instead, it focused on transportation.
L.A. County Board of Supervisors have little need to persuade voters to vote for them, they have no challengers. Yet three of them are amassing large campaign war chests.
Politics and unaccountable regional governments are a costly mixture for water consumers.
The city of Los Angeles will hold an international design competition for a redesign of the 6th Street Bridge.
It's not just the city of Los Angeles with revenue problems. A "clueless" County Tax Assessor is getting the blame.
The city currently has a $222 million budget deficit. That number is only expected to rise in the next few years. Something will have to give.