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Free Transit on Election Day

A new motion aims to help eliminate a leading barrier to voter participation, by providing all riders with free Election Day rides on Metro. The authors — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles County Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Sheila Kuehl, and Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia — put the proposal forward at the Metro […]

County Begins Phase One of Construction on Vermont Corridor Project in Koreatown

The County broke ground on Phase One of a comprehensive effort to redevelop along the Vermont Corridor, as part of its commitment to provide a state-of-the-art home for County employees and clients and revitalize communities that are home to County facilities and services. Officials from the Community Development Commission/Housing Authority of the County of Los […]

A New Mission and Vision for Probation

The Probation Reform and Implementation Team (PRIT) met to discuss a new mission and vision for the nation’s largest Probation Department, as well as to consider an organizational structure that supports separate adult and juvenile probation operations. It was the third in a series of public meetings being held over several months to develop a […]

Care Harbor Provides Free Health Care to Thousands

An estimated 3,000 people will receive medical, dental, vision and preventive care – all for free – at this year’s Care Harbor mega health clinic. Over three days, thousands of volunteer doctors, nurses, dentists, optometrists and other healthcare professionals provide primary and specialty care, immunizations, screenings, eye exams, dental extractions, Type 2 Diabetes management and […]