November 30, 2016 - 10:13am
A few mayors in America have done what James T. Butts, Jr. has done...ushering a new era for his city. NBC4's Conan Nolan talks with the Inglewood mayor on how the billion dollar deal came about to make the city the new home of the Rams. It's not just a football stadium, Butts explains.
LA County Voted to Ease Traffic Woes
November 21, 2016 - 1:17pm
Few people were more vocally opposed to a new transportation tax in Los Angeles County than Carson Mayor Albert Robles. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
Inglewood Stadium Expected to Break Ground Soon
November 14, 2016 - 5:45pm
The Rams will break ground on their $2.6-billion stadium in Inglewood next Thursday, according to a person with direct knowledge of the situation who spoke on the condition of not being identified. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
Finish the Line!
November 7, 2016 - 4:55pm
Check out this video from the City of West Hollywood. This is yet another reason to Vote Yes on M!
Inglewood Could Get Two Teams
November 7, 2016 - 2:10pm
No matter what happens Sunday, or for the rest of the season, the San Diego Chargers are at a crossroads.
On Tuesday, voters in San Diego will weigh in on Measure C, the ballot initiative asking the public to approve an increase in the hotel occupancy tax that would provide $1.15 billion for a proposed $1.8-billion downtown football stadium. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
Measure M Receives More Support
October 31, 2016 - 6:01pm
According to the backers of Measure M, passing a new half-cent sales tax in Los Angeles County to improve mass transit will reduce the time that people spend in traffic by 15% — not today or in five years, but in 2057, and those reductions will be over levels 41 years in the future, not 2016 standards. Additionally, claim the proponents, approving the measure will ultimately create 465,000 jobs. To read the entire LADowntownNews.com article click here.
Connectivity for the Community
October 31, 2016 - 10:04am
Measure M is a chance to bring new resources, new jobs and new opportunities to our community. Without Measure M, the future is bleak with no real opportunity for growth. The Los Angeles County population is projected to increase by 2.3 million people. Voting yes on Measure M ensures that we will add transit, improve freeways and fix our local roads to ease the congestion they will cause. To read the entire LASentinel.net article click here.
The Rams Give Back
October 28, 2016 - 3:00pm
The Rams, in partnership with the NFL, have reached agreement to provide the Los Angeles Unified School District with a large equipment/apparel donation to the 67 schools that play football in the district. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
Jobs for Generations
October 27, 2016 - 12:03pm
Significant investments in new housing and an accelerated expansion of our relatively nascent public transit system are crucial to the Los Angeles of the future. Without such investments, we can expect to encounter an increasingly unhealthy mix of escalating rents that drive residents further and further from their jobs as well as an exhausted infrastructure that cannot handle more cars and traffic. To read the entire HuffingtonPost.com article click here.
Broad Business Support for Tax Hikes
October 21, 2016 - 2:29pm
Four years ago, business leaders financed a multimillion-dollar campaign to oppose an initiative to raise income taxes on California’s highest earners. The same year, the California Chamber of Commerce was featured prominently in television advertisements against a ballot measure to increase the cigarette tax. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.