LA City Councilman
Los Angeles City Councilman for the 5th District (West Los Angeles, Bel Air, Encino) and a member of the Budget and Finance Committee
California faces a housing crisis. So a bill in the state legislature aims to get lots of housing built -- by overriding local zoning control.
May. 8from Design and Architecture
Some parts of Los Angeles don’t smell very good these days. That’s because piles of garbage are sitting on the street rotting. The city changed its trash collection policy.
Aug. 21, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A recent investigation revealed that a Bel Air property owner's been using 11.8 million gallons of water a year — at a cost of $90,000 a month.
Oct. 14, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Vaping-related lung illness is responsible for at least 6 deaths nationwide. But cannabis industry leaders say their products are not to blame.
Sep. 12from KCRW Features
The West Coast's only archive dedicated to lesbian history is tucked away in an unsuspecting building in West Hollywood.
Oct. 11from KCRW Features
KCRW joins a group of forest firefighters who are working to prevent wildfires. We get a firsthand look at what firefighters do when a blaze breaks out near Tujunga.
Sep. 16from Greater LA
A college student from the tiny town of Gonzalez is California’s most unlikely philanthropist.
Sep. 19from Zócalo's Connecting California
Beachy, laidback, charming and frightening. Santa Cruz is the scariest place in California.
Sep. 12from Zócalo's Connecting California
This year, Silver Lake resident Maebe A. Girl became the first drag queen elected to public office in the U.S. We look at how she got there, and how she hopes to take Rep.
Sep. 24from Greater LA
When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.
Sep. 30from KCRW Features
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Under new federal rules, if an immigration officer determines you are a strain on public benefits, or likely to be one in the future, you could become ineligible for permanent…
Oct. 15from Greater LA