Posted by Jade Stevens on August 10, 2018 at 1:58 PM
Los Angeles - L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released a first-of-its-kind report on up to $1 billion in tax incentives offered by the City for large-scale real estate developments. The report includes recommendations for approved and possible future projects to better achieve total accountability, transparency and the best value for the public.
Posted by Jade Stevens on July 25, 2018 at 9:58 AM
L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released “A Hire Calling: Modernizing City Recruitment and Hiring,” identifying the challenges - and solutions - in retaining and bringing on the best people to work and serve L.A.’s residents and businesses.
Posted by Jeremy Oberstein on July 11, 2018 at 10:13 AM
L.A. Controller Ron Galperin released a map detailing free and local resources to help LGBTQ homeless youth throughout greater Los Angeles.
The map, online at www.lacontroller.org/lgbtqresourcemap, lists 143 organizations located in Los Angeles County that offer free housing, health resources, youth programs, education programs, scholarships, legal services, nutrition and more. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning persons who may be in danger of experiencing homelessness can find support through partner organizations, such as the L.A. LGBT Youth Advocates Coalition and the Los Angeles chapter of PFLAG, an all volunteer organization run by parents, family members, LGBTQ persons and their friends.
Posted by Jade Stevens on June 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM
Citing Public Safety and Taxpayer’s Financial Interest, Controller Releases Review on City’s Oil & Gas Wells
Los Angeles - L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released a review about the more than 1,000 active or idle oil and gas sites within the City of Los Angeles.
Posted by Jade Stevens on June 04, 2018 at 4:14 PM
L.A. Controller Congratulates Moore as next LAPD Chief
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released the following statement on Mayor Eric Garcetti’s selection of First Assistant Chief Michel Moore as the next Los Angeles Police Department Chief of Police:
Posted by Jade Stevens on May 30, 2018 at 9:14 AM
L.A. Controller Calls for Code Enforcement Upgrades
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released an audit of the Systematic Code Enforcement Program (SCEP), which inspects the City's residential rental units to verify compliance with state and local health, safety and building codes.
Posted by Jeremy Oberstein on April 25, 2018 at 6:48 AM
L.A. Controller Recommends Greater Transparency & Accountability at Zoo
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today recommended a series of short and long-term changes for the Los Angeles Zoo (Zoo) and the independent entity that serves as its official support organization, the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA).
Posted by Jade Stevens on April 10, 2018 at 6:19 PM
Mapping Free Tax Prep Services In L.A.
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released a map detailing local resources to help Angelenos prepare for the April 17, 2018, filing deadline.
Posted by Jeremy Oberstein on March 29, 2018 at 12:27 PM
Controller Identifies $28 million in Unspent Public Funds
Council vows to utilize money for City’s priorities
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released a report detailing $28 million in unspent public funds allocated for specific purposes but that have remained idle despite the City’s ongoing fiscal challenges. The report and data can be seen at lacontroller.org/idlefunds
Posted by Jeremy Oberstein on March 02, 2018 at 11:46 AM
Los Angeles Spotlights ‘Open Data Day’
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin and the Los Angeles City Council today recognized Open Data Day, spotlighting the tremendous work of Angelenos whose use of numbers has led to more transparency, trust and transformation in government.