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Parks get poor marks for maintenance, restrooms

LOS ANGELES — A report card system for Los Angeles’ parks unveiled earlier this month by City Controller Ron Galperin gave poor scores for the maintenance and cleanliness of restrooms but better marks for playgrounds, trails and gyms. A survey of 3,700 park users also found that cleanliness and safety concerns deter them from using Read More…

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New contract provides multiple raises for DWP union

LOS ANGELES — Members of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s most powerful union will see a significant bump in pay, with the City Council’s approval June 28 of a new contract for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 18. The deal was approved on an 11-3 vote despite three council members’ Read More…