Posted on June 04, 2018
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 on May 30, 2018
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 on April 25, 2018
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 on April 10, 2018
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 on March 29, 2018
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 on March 02, 2018
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.
Posted on March 01, 2018
L.A. Controller Releases Revenue Forecast
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released the revenue forecast for fiscal years 2017-18 and 2018-19, highlighting continued positive growth in key revenue sources -- but even greater anticipated growth in expenditures.
Posted on February 28, 2018
Controller Audits Department on Disability,
Calls for a More Accessible Los Angeles
Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released an audit of the City’s Department on Disability (DoD), calling for a more systematic, citywide approach to enhance the Department’s effectiveness and improve the City’s compliance with disability laws.
Posted on January 24, 2018
Los Angeles - L.A. Controller Ron Galperin today released an audit of the City’s Department of Building & Safety elevator and escalator inspections, along with recommendations to improve reporting and public safety.
Posted on October 25, 2017
Los Angeles -- A world-class city deserves world-class streets. Unfortunately, in the driving capital of the world, too often L.A.’s streets are unswept and our City lacks a clear methodology to take on the nearly 14,000 curb miles on which residents, business people and tourists drive each day. In his latest audit, L.A. Controller Ron Galperin called on the Bureau of Street Services (BSS) to reassess how street sweepers can more efficiently clean City streets while optimizing routes and making better use of technology.