Documents: HACLA Under the Spotlight | KCET
Documents: HACLA Under the Spotlight
Our 6-month investigation of the Housing Authority of Los Angeles peaked the interest of U.S. Senator Charles Grassley, R-Iowa. After hearing what we uncovered about HACLA's executive director and other commissioners, Grassley sent a letter to Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan requesting answers to a litany of tough questions. Read the letter below. Also peruse HACLA's 2009 tax filing and see where former executive director Rudolf Montiel's compensation was listed as almost $450,000.
Letter from Sen. Charles Grassley to HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan regarding HACLA malfeasance
For the past five years, a parched California has meant beekeepers have been struggling. However, while the holistic effects of recent rains have yet to be determined, for the beekeeping community here in L.A., the benefits are immediate and noticeable.