Thursday, September 16, 2010
City News Service Budget of Activities
8:30 a.m. CIVIC CENTER - A pretrial hearing is scheduled for Stephanie Ilene Lazarus, a Los Angeles police detective charged with murder in the 1986 slaying of her ex-boyfriend's wife. Dept. 104, Criminal Courts Building, 210 W. Temple St. Contact: (213) 974-5394.
9 a.m. LOS ANGELES - A post-settlement hearing is set in lawsuits stemming from the January 2005 Metrolink train crash that killed 11 people near Glendale. Dept. 324, Central Civil West, 600 S. Commonwealth Ave. Contact: court clerk, (213) 351-8580.
10 a.m. LOS ANGELES - The city of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department and the California Emergency Management Agency will hold an emergency readiness fair as part of National Preparedness Month. Federal Emergency Management Agency Deputy Administrator Rich Serino is scheduled to attend. Nokia Plaza at LA Live, 800 W. Olympic Blvd. Contact: Veronica Hendrix, EMD, (213) 484-4894.
6 p.m. LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles County Community Development Commission will host one in a series of five community meetings to seek public input on the distribution of about $44 million in community development and housing funds targeted at low- and moderate-income areas and individuals as part of the county's annual Action Plan. Watts/Willowbrook Boys and Girls Club, multipurpose room, 1339 E. 120th St. Contact: Elisa Vasquez, LACDC, (323) 890-7415.
6:30 p.m. VAN NUYS - The Department of Animal Services will host the first of two town hall meetings to gather public input on whether to increase pet limits in the city of Los Angeles. East Valley Animal Care Center, 14409 Vanowen St. Contact: Brenda Barnette, city, (213) 482-9558.