Post Tagged with: "Mayor Eric Garcetti"

Mayor Accident

01/14/2014 4:07 pm0 comments
Mayor Eric Garcetti

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Eric Garcetti was a passenger in an LAPD vehicle that struck a 60-year-old woman in downtown Los Angeles today. The woman, who was hit around 12:20 p.m., was conscious and alert, but she was taken to Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center as a precaution, according [...]

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Record year LA Tourism

01/06/2014 2:57 pm0 comments
42.2 Million People Visited Los Angeles in 2013

Photo by Gary McCarthy

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A record 42.2 million people visited Los Angeles in 2013 — up nearly 2 percent from the number of visitors to the City of Angels the previous year, Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board officials announced today. People who traveled to Los Angeles from within the [...]

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Jan Perry

12/17/2013 1:43 pm0 comments
Jan Perry 

Photo by Gary McCarthy

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council today unanimously confirmed former councilwoman Jan Perry as head of the newly created Economic and Workforce Development Department. Perry was serving on an interim basis when appointed by Mayor Eric Garcetti as permanent general manager of the department, which has about [...]

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Garcetti and Obama Meet for job-creation initiatives.

12/13/2013 3:03 pm0 comments
Mayor Eric Garcetti

Photo Gary McCarthy

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Eric Garcetti met with President Barack Obama along with other big-city mayors today in Washington, D.C., to discuss partnering with the White House on Obama described cities as “critical hubs” for creating jobs and said his “hope and goal” for the ensuing conversation was to [...]

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LA Aqueduct Centennial Celebration

11/06/2013 1:07 pm0 comments
Mayor Eric Garcetti, Christine Mulholland with actors impersonating historical figures.
Photos by Gary McCarthy

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles Aqueduct engineer William Mulholland’s famous words, “There it is, take it!” rang out again today in a historical re- enactment of the events of Nov. 5, 1913, when water first flowed 233 miles from the Owens Valley into Los Angeles. Mayor Eric Garcetti and [...]

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Garcetti Meets With Obama

10/28/2013 3:17 pm0 comments
Eric Garcetti-Obama Party 2008.

Photo by Gary McCarthy

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti met with President Barack Obama today during his first visit to the nation’s capital since he took office July 1. “The president wanted to personally welcome the mayor to Washington in his first trip, and they had a good discussion,” Garcetti [...]

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