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Compton still deliberating on solutions for local homeless

COMPTON — The City Council is expected to decide next month on the best method of provide housing and for the city’s homeless population. Richard Rojas, the city’s director of Community Development, brought the ordinance proposal to the council.  “The reason we are presenting this for the council’s consideration is to comply with some direction Read More…

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Compton council supports tax reduction for farming company

COMPTON — Local residents and the City Council shared their mixed feelings on helping an indoor vertical farming company move to the city during a public hearing Sept. 10.  In the end, the council voted unanimously tosupport Plenty’s proposal. San Francisco-based company, Plenty Unlimited Inc., known as Plenty, proposed expanding its company with a new Read More…

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Compton Councilwoman Tana McCoy joins MWD board

COMPTON — City Councilwoman Tana L. McCoy has joined the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s board of directors as the city’s representative.  The announcement of McCoy’s new position with the 38-member board came Aug. 21 in a press release where Metropolitan Board Chairwoman Gloria Gray also welcomed McCoy.  “I welcome Tana McCoy to the Read More…