Press Releases

L.A. Controller Calls for Code Enforcement Upgrades

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.

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Mapping Free Tax Prep Services In L.A.

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.

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Controller Identifies $28 million in Unspent Public Funds

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

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Los Angeles Spotlights ‘Open Data Day’

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.

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A More Accessible Los Angeles: Audit of The Department on Disability

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.

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L.A. Controller Calls on City to Take a More Dynamic, Efficient Approach to Street Sweeping

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.

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