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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…

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Homeless Encampments

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A set of rules allowing the city to more quickly dismantle homeless encampments won final approval today from the Los Angeles City Council over the objections of a vocal group of protesters. About a dozen protesters disrupted the council meeting, calling the rules “criminal” and jangling keys as they shouted “House Read More…