Community Culver City Edition Local News News Northeast Edition West Edition

Wesson leads call for ban on assault weapons

LOS ANGELES — Two Los Angeles City Council members — ironically named Smith and Wesson — introduced a resolution Aug. 6 calling on state and federal lawmakers to pass gun-control legislation such as banning the sale and possession of assault weapons. The resolution, introduced by City Councilman Greig Smith and Council President Herb Wesson, demands Read More…

Community Culver City Edition Local News News

Culver City council limits rent increases

CULVER CITY — After a five-hour discussion on the topic, Culver City approved a temporary rent control measure, joining a handful of other Southland cities that have hardened tenant protections as the state grapples with an affordability crisis. The City Council voted 4 to 1 to limit annual increases to 3% on buildings built on Read More…

Community Culver City Edition East Edition Herald American Local News Lynwood Press Northeast Edition The Press West Edition

‘Sustainability plan’ will make county more livable

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The county Board of Supervisors Aug. 6 adopted a regional “sustainability plan” that sets aggressive goals for everything from climate change to affordable housing. Supervisor Sheila Kuehl said the plan represents “one of the most consequential undertakings” of the board. Chief Sustainability Officer Gary Gero said it is designed to make Read More…