April Verlato, the newest member of the Arcadia City Council is in the throes of her first term . She was kind enough to carve out time to talk to me about life on the council and the thing that surprised her most about public office. Read all about her in my new Arcadia Weekly article.
It was interesting to learn all about Community Benefit Districts and their relationships with city government in my new article for Arcadia Weekly.
Arcadia is considering following the example of LA County and banning plastic bags. What are the pros and cons of such a move? Find out in my Arcadia Weekly article 'The Introduction of the Plastic Bag Ban.'
The results are in (for the most part) and I had a great time covering Arcadia's local election. See the results and hear from the candidates in my article 'Verlato, Amundson Win in a Three Horse Race, Measure A Gets Voted Down' for Arcadia Weekly.