The City Has Gone to the…Rats?

Oh rats! Major cities, including Los Angeles, have shown a recent spike in rat infestations fueled by the ever-increasing presence of homeless encampments as well as government restrictions on select pesticides. Pest-control company Orkin named Los Angeles...

City Ban on Sleeping in Cars Expired and Not Renewed

A City of Los Angeles law barring people from sleeping in cars parked on residential streets expired at the end of June.The City Council is in the middle of their annual summer recess and won’t meet until the end of July - so Los Angeles Police Department...

City Council Cracks Down on Unlicensed Pot Shops

In the valley, there is a proliferation of pot shops. Some are legal, many more are unlicensed.Legal dispensaries, such as Atrium, So Cal Co-op and DC Collective, have gone through the city’s permitting process to get licensed and pay taxes and fees to the...

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