Tag: David Ryu

Heat Warnings

Heat Warnings

| August 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

  While residents of Houston are deluged with rain, the National Weather Service has forecast record heat for Los Angeles. Yesterday was relatively mild in the midtown area (though it was very hot in the San Fernando Valley), but it’s already starting to heat up today. CD4 Councilmember David Ryu’s office sent out a the following […]

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Exotic Animals Ban Approved by City Council

Exotic Animals Ban Approved by City Council

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, April 25, the full Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved a motion by Council Member David Ryu to instruct the City Attorney to draft an ordinance prohibiting the exhibition of wild or exotic animals for entertainment or amusement, including circuses, other wild or exotic animal shows, and rentals for house parties. “Wild and exotic animals have […]

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Exotic Animals Ban Forwarded by City Council Committee

Exotic Animals Ban Forwarded by City Council Committee

| April 7, 2017 | 1 Comment

Last fall, City Council Member David Ryu introduced a motion that would instruct the City Attorney to draft an ordinance to “prohibit the exhibition of wild or exotic animals for entertainment or amusement, including circuses, other wild or exotic animal shows, and rentals for house parties.”  This week, the Council’s Personnel and Animal Welfare Committee unanimously approved […]

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Council Member David Ryu Hosts Town Hall Meeting on Miracle Mile HPOZ

Council Member David Ryu Hosts Town Hall Meeting on Miracle Mile HPOZ

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

As a City Council Planning and Land Use Management Committee hearing approaches on the proposed Miracle Mile Historic Preservation Overlay Zone, tensions are still running high between neighborhood stakeholders who favor the HPOZ and those who don’t.  To help combat rumors and misinformation, and to try to find some common ground among the divided neighbors, City […]

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CD4 Updates Miracle Mile HPOZ Query Letter…and Schedules Town Hall Meeting

CD4 Updates Miracle Mile HPOZ Query Letter…and Schedules Town Hall Meeting

| February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Last week, the Buzz reported that – because of ongoing disputes regarding a proposed Historic Preservation Overlay Zone for the Miracle Mile neighborhood, and claims from both those in favor and those opposed that they represent the majority of residents – City Council Member David Ryu was planning to send out a query letter to all residents […]

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Ryu and other City Council Members Call for Ban on Developer Contributions

Ryu and other City Council Members Call for Ban on Developer Contributions

| January 11, 2017 | 1 Comment

Yesterday, CD4 Council member David Ryu joined four other colleagues to call for a ban on campaign contributions from developers who have projects being considered by the city. In an effort to avoid the appearance of “pay-for-play,” David Ryu, Paul Koretz, Paul Krekorian, Mike Bonin, and Joe Buscaino urged the city’s Ethics committee to draft […]

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