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Heckler delays Alhambra decision on inclusionary housing

Planning Commission will discuss proposed ordinance July 16 ALHAMBRA — The Planning Commission originally planned to discuss an inclusionary housing ordinance July 5, but voted to postpone discussion until July 16, after a heckler disrupted the meeting with inappropriate drawings. The commission adjourned the meeting, which was held via Zoom, to give city staff time Read More…

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County dismisses Project Roomkey suit against two cities

LOS ANLEGES — Los Angeles County has dismissed a lawsuit against the cities of Lynwood and Bell Gardens that blocked the cities from prohibiting the use of their hotels in a statewide program to shelter the homeless during the COVID-19 pandemic. The dismissal came after Lynwood rescinded its moratorium against leasing its vacant hotel rooms Read More…

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Pico Rivera mayor charged in campaign fund scheme

LOS ANGELES — The mayor of Pico Rivera and the owner of an education consulting firm have been charged with improperly reimbursing family members and friends for donating money to a candidate who was running for a seat on Montebello’s school board, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced June 23. Pico Rivera Mayor Read More…