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California Offers to Reduce Water Usage from the Colorado River

October 11, 2022
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california drought

The Colorado River has suffered during the drought in the Western United States with river flow down nearly 20% from last century and the two largest reservoirs are less than a third full.

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LA City Council Votes to End Eviction Moratorium

October 10, 2022
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rent freeze

On October 4th, the Los Angeles City Council voted 12-0 to end the eviction moratorium that helped renters during the pandemic.

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Newsom Signs Two Bills that Allow Housing on Commercially Zoned Land

October 4, 2022
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tenant improvement projects

On September 28th, Governor Gavin Newsom signed AB 2011 and SB 6 into law. The two landmark bills allow for housing to be placed on commercially zoned land without changing zoning laws.

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Pasadena Appoints New City Councilmember

October 4, 2022
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pasadena

In a 5-2 vote last week, the Pasadena City Council appointed Justin Jones to represent District 3.
Justin Jones was among three candidates who applied for the vacancy caused by the passing of Councilman John J. Kennedy.

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LA County to Remove 900 RV Encampments within Three Years

September 28, 2022
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RVs are one of the most common ways that homeless Angelenos take shelter, especially in the past few years.

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2022 Los Angeles Homeless Count Released Amidst Questions about its Accuracy

September 26, 2022
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The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority recently released the 2022 Homeless Count which shows the increase in homelessness has slowed.

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Meet the Candidates Running for LA County Sheriff

September 23, 2022
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The November 2022 election is coming up and there is a lot at stake for Angelenos, including a close race on who will be the LA County sheriff. Incumbent sheriff Alex Villanueva is facing off against former Long Beach Police chief Robert Luna.

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Building Electrification Proposal Coming to Culver City

September 21, 2022
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Culver City

Culver City is proposing a building electrification policy for new construction. All new buildings in the city could only be built with electric appliances.
With recent headlines about grid reliability in the state, the new drive to electrification is raising concerns about unintended consequences.

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California to Ban the Sale of Gas-Powered Vehicles by 2035

September 20, 2022
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electric vehicles

In a late August vote, California regulators voted to ban the sale of new gas vehicles by 2035.
Additionally, the California Air Resource Board set checkpoints of 35% of new cars sold being zero emissions by 2026 and 68% by 2030.

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LA County Reaches Settlement Over Homelessness

September 16, 2022
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homelessness

On Monday, the County of Los Angeles announced they had settled a lawsuit against them that will provide millions to help the homeless population.

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