LA County’s Open Data Initiative: Creating Transparency and Innovation
 LA County’s Open Data Initiative: Creating Transparency and Innovation

LA County’s Open Data Initiative: Creating Transparency and Innovation

Ushering in a new era of transparency and accessible government, Los Angeles County will release vast troves of data and public records to the public by creating a user friendly website, data.lacounty.gov.

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Empowerment Congress Draws Crowds

Empowerment Congress Draws Crowds

More than 1,500 people – from ordinary citizens to elected officials, academic, religious and business leaders – gathered at USC’s Bovard Auditorium on Saturday to take part in the 23rd annual Empowerment Congress.

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Board Moves forward on Child Protection Recommendations
Board Moves forward on Child Protection Recommendations

Board Moves forward on Child Protection Recommendations

>Moving forward with key recommendations of the Blue Ribbon Commission for Child Protection, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved pairing public health nurses with social workers to investigate every allegation of abuse for children under the age of two.

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Grant to Increase Public Transit in West Carson Approved
Grant to Increase Public Transit in West Carson Approved

Grant to Increase Public Transit in West Carson Approved

West Carson is poised to become a regional transportation hub near the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center now that the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a state grant to develop a plan aimed at improving transportation, sustainability and increase housing in the area.

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A makeover that's one for the books
A makeover that's one for the books

A makeover that's one for the books

Overdue for a makeover, A C Bilbrew Library in south Los Angeles is poised to undergo an extensive $4.4-million renovation starting in April.

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