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It’s a simple strategy: Let technology tell you exactly when to cut power in weather conditions that can fuel a major blaze. But utilities and regulators still have to learn how to do it right.
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December 6, 2017
STATE AND LOCAL NEWS ROUNDUP: Bulletproof glass for a Georgia city hall; Indianapolis revenge shootings; and a small town closes a big legal loophole in its municipal code.
Addressing mental health in the criminal justice system, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey outlines a "blueprint for change."
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June 13, 2017
Projects like completing the long-awaited Westside subway could be way ahead of schedule—assuming federal support will be there.
Public works internships teach a trade and skills participants carry with them through life, whether they stay on with the county or not.
Santa Catalina Island, located southwest of Los Angeles, was a void on maps until a few enthusiasts armed with 360 cameras set about imaging its streets and noting mislabeled addresses.
Compressed natural gas buses have saved Los Angeles County an average of 47 cents per mile on fuel the past 15 years.
They were in Seattle and elsewhere. And counties from California to Ohio have proposed parks levies for the November ballot, whether it’s to simply maintain park space or add more in underserved areas.
Also in our State and Local Daily Digest: N.Y.C. gets more details about long-term subway closure; and PETA vs. Billings Parks and Recreation
It’s easy to forget just how large Los Angeles is—not the City of Los Angeles, mind you, the County of Los Angeles.
Starting Thursday, Los Angeles County plays host to the National Association of Counties annual gathering. On Friday, Executive Editor Michael Grass will moderate panel discussions at NACo’s Technology Innovation Summit. Watch it live.
A nonprofit releases a new comprehensive aid to planning many aspects of complex restoration effort.
The Armorway platforms AI algorithm generates an unpredictable security plan after predicting what adversaries might do.
In order to create vibrant riverside communities, tax-increment financing may be needed to make the bold riparian vision a reality.
This city in Los Angeles County is on a mission to reduce the number of vehicles on the road. And an app makes it easy to do so.
Public library systems, water systems, law enforcement and health departments have all been recently targeted by the cyberattack tactic.
Along Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles, local community arts, music and dance organizations were the recipients of 40 West African style drums made from the wood.
A name can be a powerful way to garner community support for an important transit project.
Here’s another reminder that destruction is always around the corner in Southern California.
Tax surprises await some elderly Kansans and mussels monitoring Puget Sound water quality.
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