October 22, 2019 Your Source for Brentwood News

Category: Politics


Column: Can Lawmaking Really Fix the Housing Problem?

October 13, 2019

October 13, 2019

By Tom Elias There were smiles all around and a lot of back-slapping the other day, when Gov. Gavin Newsom...

Sleeping Ban Near Schools, Parks, Underpasses?

September 8, 2019

September 8, 2019

Proposal that would ban homelessness in many public areas sparks debate  By Sam Catanzaro A policy proposed by a Los...

August 14 Brentwood Community Council Highlights

August 26, 2019

August 26, 2019

By Jeff Hall The highlight of the Brentwood Community Council (BCC) meeting held Wednesday, Aug. 14, was a presentation by...

No To SB50 Not Enough: There Are Other Solutions

June 24, 2019

June 24, 2019

Tom Elias Listening to the pro-housing passion of Scott Wiener, the Democratic state senator from San Francisco sponsoring what was...

Small Businesses to Receive Compensation for Purple Line Construction

June 12, 2019

June 12, 2019

Business Interruption Fund expanded to Westside By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation (Metro) has announced that they will...

Homelessness Increases in Brentwood’s Council District

June 6, 2019

June 6, 2019

Veterans, transgender individuals and transition age youth see stark jumps in homelessness levels. By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Homeless...

Fee on Brentwood Developments to Reduce Congestion?

May 10, 2019

May 10, 2019

City Council’s Westside Mobility Plan  By Sam Catanzaro In March, a study proposing a $4 fee for commuters entering the...

Housing Bill Problem: It Looks Like One Size Fits All

April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019

By Thomas Elias As they consider Senate Bill 50, many who are aware of the latest attempt by San Francisco’s...

Paid Parental Leave for L.A.?

April 2, 2019

April 2, 2019

City council approves 18 weeks of leave for employees in Los Angeles. By Sam Catanzaro In 1970, 30 percent of...

Edify TV: Oil Fields on the Westside?

March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019

Edify TV News Beat: did you know that Los Angeles sits on the 3rd largest oil field in the U.S.,...