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2013-11-28 08:23:36

WASHINGTON, Nov. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "LAPD Undermines Rule of Law and California Constitution" examines an attempt by the LAPD and former L.A. Mayor Villaraigosa to craft a law that violates California's state-regulated traffic and vehicle laws. Watch the 1-minute preview video here in the second of three segments of a Full Disclosure Network(R) TV-Internet Series featuring Paul Orfanedes, Litigation Director of Judicial Watch, as he reveals how the LAPD and Mayor...

2013-07-02 23:19:11

Fare accountability, improved ridership data and efficiency were the major themes on June 19, when gate latching began in the TAP universal payment system designed and integrated by Cubic Transportation Systems, a subsidiary of Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB), for the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro). SAN DIEGO, Calif. (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Fare accountability, improved ridership data and efficiency were the major themes on June 19, when gate latching began in...

2013-06-26 12:25:33

First Solar Installation to Interconnect with City Power Grid Completed on North Hollywood Apartment Complex LOS ANGELES, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With the flip of a switch, Los Angeles officials today inaugurated the nation's largest rooftop solar Feed-in Tariff (FiT) program, enabling hundreds of building owners to create solar power plants on their rooftops and sell solar power to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) for distribution on the city's power grid....

2013-04-30 16:27:08

Sign Up LA releases letter from League Urging City to Take Action to Use Digital Signsto Bring Needed Revenue to City and Protect Public Safety Benefits LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Police Protective League, representing the nearly 10,000 police officers in the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), sent a letter to Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and published an article in The Thin Blue Line voicing support for the City's digital signs. Both the letter and...

2013-04-17 16:20:40

Clinton Global Initiative and 17 Leading Mayors Join in Cross-Sectional Approach to Spur Local Economies Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to Serve as Chair WASHINGTON, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) and the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) announced the launch of the Infrastructure Financing for Cities Task Force (IFC Task Force) which will address critical issues facing American cities. President Bill Clinton will help lead the...

2013-03-18 20:21:14

LOS ANGELES, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the California Science Center's 15(th) annual Discovery Ball, nearly 850 guests celebrated "Space Exploration: Past, Present and Future". As part of the festivities, guests previewed "Mission 26: The Big Endeavour" a photographic exhibition which opened on Monday, March 11, and dined under the wings of Space Shuttle Endeavour in the Samuel Oschin Pavilion. The annual black-tie gala, a philanthropic event,...

2013-03-06 12:20:32

Los Angeles celebrates 15 miles of car-free streets from Downtown to Venice Beach LOS ANGELES, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Sun, surf, and 15 miles of open road will mark the first CicLAvia of 2013, transforming Venice Boulevard into a car- free, linear park for strolling, biking, playing, and exploring the city from a new perspective Since it began in 2010, CicLAvia has quickly become Los Angeles...

2013-01-08 08:26:37

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will address a National Press Club luncheon on Jan. 14, speaking on "Immigration Reform: Now is the Time." (Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) Besides serving since 2005 as mayor of America's second largest city, Villaraigosa filled the role of chairman of the 2012 Democratic National Convention, which re-nominated President Obama. The president has promised to make...

2012-12-03 20:20:05

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: --Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) and Westfield will mark an important milestone in the Los Angeles International Airport modernization by unveiling more than 50 premier dining...

2012-11-22 12:20:33

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of Los Angeles' most impoverished men, women and children will celebrate Thanksgiving Dinner at the Fred Jordan Mission on Skid Row with thousands of caring Angeleno volunteers from all over the Southland on Thursday, November 22, from 10:00am - 2:00pm. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will give his traditional Thanksgiving Prayer for the city and lead thousands of volunteers in serving a traditional Thanksgiving Turkey dinner, with all of...