Which buildings will survive the Big One? LA Times found 1,000+ that may not

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L.A.’s hidden earthquake dangers http://www.latimes.com/… Thousands of Southern Californians live and work in a type of building vulnerable to collapse in an earthquake. To assess the danger, a team of Times reporters combed through thousands of city and county records to identify these buildings — concrete structures built before 1976. We found more than 1,000. Experts say we’re […]

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L.A. City Free Street Tree Program

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The City of Los Angeles currently has a federally grant funded program in which free street trees are being planted along the parkway. The only requirements are that participants must agree to water their tree(s) and they must live within the City. For more information please go to www.environmentla.org or call (213) 485-3954. Can you please share this […]

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LADWP Scoping Hearing for the Los Angeles Groundwater Replenishment (GWR) Project

LADWP Scoping Hearing for the Los Angeles Groundwater Replenishment (GWR) Project Thursday, October 3rd, 7:00pm Canterbury Elementary School, 13670 Montague Street, Arleta, 91331 The LA Department of Water & Power will be hosting a scoping meeting regarding the Groundwater Replenishment Project this Thursday. The project proposal calls to use up to 30,000 acre-feet (more than […]

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Brown Act Preamble

Public commissions, boards, councils and other legislative bodies of local government agencies exist to and in the conduct of the people’s business. The People do not yield their sovereignty to the bodies that serve them. The people insist on remaining informed to retain control over the legislative bodies they created. Ralph M. Brown Act. PREAMBLE […]

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Bold Prowler Attacks Woman in Arleta

From http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/Bold-Prowler-Attacks-Woman-in-Arleta-222461331.html VIDEO: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/Prowler-Stalks-Arleta/222464961 A prowler in Arleta has been committing increasingly bold break-ins over the last week, sexually assaulting and beating a woman in the latest case, police said Wednesday. “The greatest concern is the suspect’s actions are becoming bolder, with the last incident being an actual attack on a woman,” LAPD Detective Marc […]

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