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    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    Today, Providence Tarzana Medical Center’s proposal to expand their facility passed a major milestone as they earned approval from the Los Angeles City Council. The project will provide Valley residents access to a new state-of-the-art patient wing, a new Emergency Department, an expanded diagnostic and treatment area, and a new parking structure. Read more
    Thursday, March 22, 2018
    Media Highlights and News, including stories on housing development legislation and natural resources management. Read more
    Stuart Waldman
    Monday, March 19, 2018
    Angelenos spend more time sitting in traffic than residents of any other place in the world. Our public transportation systems need major investment. Skyrocketing housing costs are driving people further away from major employment centers like Downtown L.A., the Warner Center, Glendale, Burbank and Silicon Beach. The result? Traffic, smog, and an ever-diminishing quality of life. Read more
    Wednesday, March 14, 2018
    Predictive scheduling hurts the people it purportedly helps, and the advantages of flexible shifts works both ways. For example, a business employing students on a part-time basis works with their employees to prepare a schedule that is suitable for both the business and the employee. Read more
    Tuesday, March 6, 2018
    Statement from VICA President Stuart Waldman on White House Infrastructure Plan. Read more
    Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    VICA welcomes the recently-approved Department of Motor Vehicle regulations for autonomous vehicle testing and deployment for public use. Read more
    Stuart Waldman
    Monday, February 26, 2018
    Although California is in the doghouse as far as the Trump Administration is concerned, we are the best prepared to capitalize on some of President Donald Trump’s proposals on infrastructure. Given the importance of an effective transportation system to our economic vitality, California and Los Angeles are already taking steps to address our critical infrastructure needs. Read more
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors introduced a motion to instruct the Department of Regional Planning to prepare four ordinances related to housing. VICA commends the work the County is doing to help address the housing crisis, but has strong concerns about a potential inclusionary housing ordinance. Read more
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018
    Media Highlights and News, including stories on VICA's legislative priorities and natural resources regulations. Read more
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018
    This week, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors brought back a proposal to implement a business registration program for all businesses in unincorporated L.A. County. In 2016, when the proposal was first raised, VICA strongly opposed the registration program and fee as the VICA board failed to see what problem it would solve. Creating a new program will add another layer of regulation and fees with no benefits to County residents, local employees or business owners. Read more
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