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Friday, July 10, 2020
Support the California Coalition for Safe Re-Opening's Three Point Economic and Public Health Recovery Plan, which was formed following Governor Newsom’s order to temporarily close indoor dining and operations for restaurants in 19 counties less than a month after allowing them to reopen. The plan includes the following crucial measures: 1.) Require the State to use emergency funds to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Political
Thursday, July 09, 2020
7/9/20 PROSPER LA, COVID-19 EXPOSURE, SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE, AND SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS UPDATE The County of Los Angeles is regularly updating resources on COVID-19 and offers today's update in an effort to keep you and yours informed. Please share the following up-to-date information:Prosper LA Submit your ideas! LA County is seeking innovative ideas  to streamline our contracting process, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Political, Economic, Human Interest
Thursday, July 09, 2020
Update 7/9/20  Right of Recall and Worker RetentionThe City of Los Angeles has introduced two new ordinances that both went into effect on June 14, 2020. The Right of Recall Ordinance (RORO) and Worker Retention Ordinance (WRO) were put into place to ensure fair employment practices and to legally protect workers laid off due to the COVID-19 pandemic or when a business changes ownership.  The ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Political
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
Note: Please ensure this message from the State of California is delivered to the owner, operator or manager who is responsible for workplace safety and health.As the State of California continues to make necessary adjustments to protect workers and the public during the COVID-19 pandemic, California’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health, known as Cal/OSHA, and the California Department of ...read more
Categories: Economic, Political, Community, General News Article
Monday, July 06, 2020
Update 7/6/20 Release Date: July 6, 2020  WASHINGTON—The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, today announced it was releasing detailed loan-level data regarding the loans made under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).  This disclosure covers each of the 4.9 million PPP loans that have been made.   “The PPP is providing much-needed relief to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, July 06, 2020
VENICE FAMILY CLINIC EXPANDS HOMELESS HEALTH CARE SERVICES IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 PANDEMICNonprofit Community Health Center’s Street Medicine Teams Help with Testing and Provide Care in New Shelter andProject Roomkey Sites  LOS ANGELES – (July 6, 2020) – Venice Family Clinic, a nonprofit community health center that serves nearly 28,000 people in need across Los Angeles, has expanded the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Saturday, July 04, 2020
Update 7/4/20 This week, the County Department of Public Health reported growing and alarming trends of community spread of COVID-19. On Monday, the County reported a one-day count of 2,903 new cases, the largest one-day count since the pandemic began. We must do better. We all know how to get these critically dangerous case numbers down and now, more than ever, we need to take these ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, July 02, 2020
Update 7/2/20    Your weekly reminder: All Californians are now required to wear face masks in public indoor spaces and outdoors when physical distancing is not possible. Please remember to wear your mask to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.  If you tested positive for COVID-19, you should expect a call from a county public health specialist as part of an effort to contact trace and ...read more
Categories: Political, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Latest updates: http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/ 7/1/20  Revised Health Officer Order Requires Closure of Indoor On-Site Dining and Other Indoor Activities 35 New Deaths and 2,002 New Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County The Los Angeles County Health Officer Order will be modified today to align with Gov. Gavin Newsom’s directives and require the closure ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, June 25, 2020
VENICE BEACH BID IN THE COMMUNITY MORE HELP WITH BULKY ITEM PICKUPS IS NOW AVAILABLE WITHIN THE DISTRICT! We are very aware that extra trash and bulky items have been piling up in the district – and we can help! On or before June 29, we will be increasing our capacity to dispose of district waste. This means that you will be able to call the BID for pickup of bulky items within 24 hours, and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community
Friday, June 19, 2020
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Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:               June 17, 2020   MEDIA INQUIRIES ONLY:Michael Soller or Byron Tucker: 916-492-3566                                             916-661-0556 cell    Email inquiries: cdipress@insurance.ca.gov  Commissioner Lara issues Order resulting in workers’ compensation premium savings for California businesses affected by COVID-19Commissioner’s action mandates workers’ ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Political, Economic
Thursday, May 14, 2020
5/14/20  Over the past few days, I’ve heard confusion and concern from people across Los Angeles about what’s next in this crisis –– Angelenos who read the headlines and wonder: “Will we really be in lockdown for the next three months?”The answer is no. We are taking gradual steps into our new reality –– allowing more businesses and activities to open as it becomes safe to do so. Yesterday, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Political, Community, Human Interest