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.
Posted by Jeremy Oberstein on March 01, 2018 at 3:05 PM
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 by Jeremy Oberstein on February 28, 2018 at 8:58 AM
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 by Jeremy Oberstein on January 24, 2018 at 9:00 AM
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 by Aonya McCruiston on October 25, 2017 at 10:14 AM
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.
Posted by Aonya McCruiston on October 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM
Los Angeles -- City Controller Ron Galperin today released a report summarizing the City of L.A.’s finances for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2017.