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Councilman marks success of community safety initiative

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson celebrated the success of his South L.A. Community Safety Initiative Oct. 12 at the Fame Renaissance Center. The initiative was a summer pilot program funded by $1 million provided by the Ballmer Foundation, Weingart Foundation, and the California Wellness Foundation. The program’s objective was to minimize, and Read More…

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LAX breaks ground on new police station

LOS ANGELES — City and airports officials broke ground Sept. 7 on a 160,000-square-foot Airport Police Facility at Los Angeles International Airport that will consolidate operations from eight separate locations under one roof just north of the Central Terminal Area in Westchester. “The new consolidated [airport] police facility, which will watch over all of LAX Read More…

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Homeless advocates voice opinions on use of state funds

LOS ANGELES — A City Council committee got an earful Sept. 4 from advocates and members of the public about how the city should spend $123 million it expects to receive from the state next year for homeless housing and services. Members of the council’s Homelessness and Poverty Committee said they want to use funding Read More…