Governance Reform Committee Hits the Road

LOS ANGELES (April 13, 2023) - The Ad Hoc Committee on Governance Reform, chaired by City Council President Paul Krekorian, will be leaving City Hall to take public comment on governance reform from community members across the City. Continue reading

New Tenant Protections

LOS ANGELES (January 17, 2023) – The Los Angeles City Council is prepared to vote this Friday (January 20, 2023) on new protections for renters in the City of Los Angeles, if action is recommended by the Council’s Housing and Homelessness Committee.  The matter will appear as Item 1 (21-0042-S3) on Friday’s agenda.   Continue reading

Potential Consequences for Censured Councilmember

LOS ANGELES (January 10, 2023) – Tomorrow, the City Council will vote on a motion (Council File 22-1285), asking the City Attorney and the Chief Legislative Analyst to report on potential consequences that can be imposed upon a censured Councilmember.  This motion does nothing that would harm or affect the constituents of Council District 14 or any other district in the city.   Continue reading

NoHo DASH Line

Council President Krekorian Celebrates the Launch of the NoHo DASH Line   LOS ANGELES (December 16, 2022) - Los Angeles City Council President Paul Krekorian joined with Neighborhood Council leaders and Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) Interim General Manager Connie Llanos on Friday to celebrate a long-awaited community transit improvement – The NoHo DASH Line. Continue reading

Governance Reform Committee

LOS ANGELES (November 10, 2022) - Los Angeles City Council President Paul Krekorian has formed the Council’s new Ad Hoc Committee on City Governance Reform.  Council President Krekorian will chair the committee and Councilmember Nithya Raman will serve as Vice Chair; Councilmembers Bob Blumenfield, Marqueece Harris-Dawson and Heather Hutt will also serve on the committee. Continue reading

DeLeón Refusal to Resign

LOS ANGELES (October 19, 2022) City Council President Paul Krekorian has released the following statement in response to Councilmembe Kevin De León’s statement to the press that he will not resign his office. Continue reading

Censure and Resignation of Three Members

LOS ANGELES (October 11, 2022) – Today, Councilmembers Paul Krekorian, Mike Bonin, Mitch O’Farrell and Curren Price and Nithya Raman introduced the following motion, seconded by Councilmember Nithya Raman, to censure three members of the Los Angeles City Council and demand their immediate resignation. Continue reading

Statement on Resignation of Councilmember Martinez

LOS ANGELES (October 12, 2022) - Councilmember Krekorian's statement on the resignation of Councilmember Martinez appears below.  Continue reading

Statement on Azerbaijan's Assault on Armenia

(September 14, 2022)  – Councilmember Paul Krekorian issued the following statement regarding Azerbaijan's assault on Armenia: This week, Azerbaijan yet again attacked its Armenian neighbors, shelling civilians and infrastructure within Armenia’s borders. Over 100 more Armenians are dead in this latest round of Azeri aggression.  And yet again, the American government has had no meaningful response, leaving Azerbaijan’s pattern of unprovoked aggression and violent land grabs unchecked. Continue reading

2022 Homeless Count Shows Progress in Council District 2

LOS ANGELES (September 8, 2022) – Today, the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) released the results of the 2022 Countywide Homeless Count, the first official survey of the region’s unhoused population since 2020. Continue reading