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September 18, 2019
Helping Angelenos Prepare for the Next Emergency

L.A. Controller Ron Galperin released “Get Ready L.A.,” a resource map promoting emergency preparedness in the City of Los Angeles.

September 4, 2019
Calling for a New Strategy on the Streets

L.A. Controller Ron Galperin's latest report, “Strategy on the Streets,” reviews the City's outreach contract with LAHSA.

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August 21, 2019
Reinventing How L.A. Does Business

L.A. Controller Ron Galperin proposed the creation of a nonprofit organization — the Los Angeles Municipal Development Corporation (LAMDC) — to reshape the way the City manages its properties.

August 7, 2019
Boosting Youth Development

The Controller's latest report, “Room to Grow: A Framework for Youth Development in Los Angeles,” urges the City to make Los Angeles a better place for young people to thrive and mature into successful adults.

July 24, 2019
Protecting Our Neighborhoods

The City of Los Angeles' Foreclosure Registry Program, which aims to prevent blight in communities as a result of foreclosures, recently got an upgrade with the help of L.A. Controller Ron Galperin.

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July 10, 2019
Happy (Fiscal) New Year

A fiscal year (FY) lasts from July 1 to June 30. For the City of Los Angeles, it is an important factor in calculating revenue and expenses, performing financial reporting and determining how budgets are spent.

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June 26, 2019
Creating Opportunities for Communities

Have you ever wondered who owns that vacant lot in your neighborhood or if an empty building could serve another purpose and improve the community? Controller Galperin released Property Panel to answer those questions and more.

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June 20, 2019
Working to Alleviate Homelessness

In response to the recent Homeless Count results, Controller Ron Galperin urged City leaders to scrutinize every dollar used to combat homelessness and ensure that spending is open and transparent to the public.

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May 31, 2019
Honoring L.A. Changemakers

During the Jewish American Heritage Month celebration at City Hall, Controller Galperin honored 92 year-old Holocaust survivor Sidonia Lax for her contributions to the Jewish community and the City of Los Angeles.

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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.