Press Releases

The latest Sepulveda Boulevard closures March 14

March 13, 2014

Guest Press Release/MTA

Building a Better Sepulveda Bl

Beginning Friday, March 14 at 10pm, and continuing until Monday, April 28 at 6am, Sepulveda Bl will be reconstructed from Montana Av to Church Ln/Ovada Pl. By completing the full-depth reconstruction, workers will build a new roadway, resulting in a longer lifetime for this stretch of Sepulveda Bl.

‘Environmental Justice’: No California lawmaker is ranked higher than Sen. Ted Lieu for environmental votes in 2013

February 14, 2014
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West L.A. County senator earns fouth ‘Watchdog’ kudos since November

SACRAMENTO – State Sen. Ted Lieu of Torrance has been given an 89-percent score by the California Environmental Justice Alliance, a rating that was not exceeded by any other lawmaker in the 120-member Legislature, for key votes cast on nine bills during the 2013 session of the Legislature.

Legislature to examine oversight of assisted-living homes in wake of investigations showing abuse

February 07, 2014

Four committees to review safety of assisted-living homes for elderly

SACRAMENTO – In response to recent media investigations revealing often inadequate oversight of workers at assisted-living homes, four key policy panels of the California Legislature on Tuesday will review state safety regulations and related issues during a day of oversight hearings.

First statewide assessment of ‘creative economy’ to be released Thursday; followed by Senate hearing Feb. 12

February 03, 2014
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Sen. Ted Lieu to chair joint informational review   

SACRAMENTO – Recognizing the importance of creativity to California’s past, present and future, Sen. Ted Lieu will convene a hearing in the state’s capitol to examine the role the creative sector plays in the state’s economy.
 
The Capitol hearing will follow the formal release Thursday of a creative economy study that for the first time includes statewide information.
 

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