Newsletter- Thumbnail- Greener Los Angeles
May 15, 2019
The First Step Toward Greening L.A.

In his recent Green New Deal announcement, the Mayor called for L.A. to plant and maintain 90,000 new trees. Controller Galperin's recommendation to conduct a citywide inventory of existing street trees is a necessary first step.

News Feature LADBS Report Press Release
May 1, 2019
Preventing Fraud, Waste and Abuse

Galperin urged the City to better protect against fraud in IT contracts. This follows an investigation that discovered several LADBS employees created fake invoices and falsified IT contract receipts, costing the City $3.5 million.

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April 17, 2019
Data + Policy = Good Government

Galperin recently attended Tyler Connect 2019 in Dallas, TX — a conference for data, technology and government professionals from across the country to exchange ideas, insights and solutions.

News Feature New Controller Website Newsletter
April 3, 2019
New Website, Fresh Data

Galperin recently launched a new, modernized website, giving Angelenos a simpler way to access audits, financial reports and City performance metrics.

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March 20, 2019
Building Relationships for Los Angeles

Galperin and other L.A. representatives spent the week in Washington, D.C., meeting with policymakers and thought leaders in the nation's capital advocating for issues important to Angelenos.

Newsletter - Street Trees
March 6, 2019
Turning Over A New Leaf To Save L.A.’S Trees

Controller Galperin's new report on L.A.'s tree maintenance program said the City must do so if it wants to take better care of hundreds of thousands of street trees.

Idle Funds as of FY18
February 20, 2019
Untangling the Web of L.A. Finances

Controller Galperin released a report last week calling on the City to reform how it handles more than 700 special funds that hold $4 billion.

Keeping Port Competitive
February 1, 2019
City Revenue Up | Challenges Remain

L.A. Controller Galperin just released the City’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for fiscal year 2018, which details the the City’s bottom line and cautions about challenges on the horizon.

Disaster Service Workers
January 18, 2019
Are We Ready When Disaster Strikes?

What would happen if another massive earthquake hit Los Angeles today? How ready is the City to deal with a similar calamity?

EOY Highlights
December 21, 2018
2018 in Review

Looking back on everything L.A. Controller Galperin's office has accomplished in 2018.