Mayor Sam's Hotsheet for Tuesday
Plans are underway to try to transform LA into New York. That's like trying to turn a milkshake into roast beef. Its just not going to happen. Still, some folks want some of the goodies being a hip, new urban city can bring - the Starbucks, the walking to the cafe for a mimosa and tapas on Sunday with the Calendar section under your arm, etc. That's great - but lets not make the government pay for it nor let their thugs chase out legitimate, tax-paying businesses.
Did Councilman Jack Weiss kill a park improvement at Robertson Recreation Center? A reader of West LA Online thinks so.
Mayor Villaraigosa took off Monday for a trip to Sacramento to save his LAUSD takeover plan. A parents group opposed to the Mayor's plan were ready to picket him at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank. Problem was, he left from LAX.
Apparently Mission College in Sylmar is in trouble, and a big part of the problem allegedly stems from rancor over the establishment of a Chicano Studies department.
8:30AM - COUNCIL: Housing, Community, and Economic Development Committee
9:00AM - COUNCIL: Education & Neighborhoods Committee, SPECIAL MEETING
9:30AM - ETH: Ethics Commission Meeting (06/20/2006)
9:30AM - LAPD: Board of Police Commissioners
9:30AM - LADBS: BBSC Meeting
10:00AM - ZOO: Commission Agenda - June 20, 2006
10:00AM - COUNCIL: Los Angeles City Council
10:30AM - CDD: CUP/HCD - JUNE MEETING
1:30PM - DWP: Board of Water and Power Commissioners
2:00PM - COUNCIL: Planning & Land Use Management Committee Meeting
2:00PM - COUNCIL: Information Technology and General Services Committee Meeting, CANCELED
3:00PM - LAFD: Board of Fire Commissioners
3:30PM - COUNCIL: Ad Hoc Renew LA - SPECIAL MEETING
4:30PM - PLN: South Los Angeles Area Planning Commission Meeting
4:30PM - PLN: South Los Angeles Area Planning Commission Meeting - Canceled
5:30PM - PORTOFLA: Port Community Advisory Committee Meeting